Police appeal for witnesses after 16-year-old girl suffers injuries after being hit by car in Leeds

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old girl suffered serious injuries when she was hit by a car in Leeds.

Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 2:36 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 2:38 pm

At 3.13pm on Tuesday (December 3) police were called to a road traffic collision involving a pedestrian at the junction in Barwick Road near to the roundabout junction with York Road.

A 16-year-old girl had been involved in a collision with a white Mini Cooper, police said.

She was taken to Leeds General Infirmary and found to have a leg fracture and a laceration to the head.

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Barwick Road

Her injuries were not considered life threatening.

The driver stopped at the scene and has been spoken to by officers.

The road reopened at 4.10pm.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or the circumstances leading up to it, or who has any relevant dashcam footage, is asked to contact the Roads Policing Unit via 101 quoting reference 13190620133 or online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat