Man suffers life threatening injuries after being hit by truck in Wakefield

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A MAN suffered life threatening injuries after he was struck by a lorry in the Carr Gate area of Wakefield this afternoon.

Police said the incident happened just after 4pm on Kenmore Road, close to its junction with the A650.

Kenmore Road and the A650 leading to junction 41 of the M1 remain closed as police investigate the incident.

Police say considerable delays are expected and are urging drivers to avoid the area.

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