Woman seriously injured after being hit by police car in Bradford

The police watchdog is investigating after a woman in her sixties was hit by a marked police car in Bradford.

Monday, 16th December 2019, 8:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 2:49 pm

The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) is appealing for witnesses to the collision, which happened in Lilycroft Road, Manningham, on Monday afternoon.

A West Yorkshire Police car hit a woman crossing the road at around 4.45pm.

It happened near the Cliffe Road junction and the marked police car was travelling towards Girlington.

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Lilycroft Road, Bradford (Photo: Google).

The woman, who is believed to be in her 60s, was airlifted to hospital .

Disturbing footage of the incident has been posted online.

An IOPC spokesperson said: "Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact our investigators via [email protected] or 0800 096 9076."