Video: Man suffers head injuries after advertising hoarding collapses in Leeds

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A man has been taken to hospital with head injuries after an advertising hoarding collapsed on him in Leeds.

The 33-year-old was struck by the roadside hoarding on Harehills Lane just after 9.30am today.

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It is not yet clear how the hoarding came loose from its fixings.

The man was transported to Leeds General Infirmary by ambulance and is said to be in a “stable” condition.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said the force was liaising with the Health and Safety Executive regarding the incident, which happened close to Harehills Lane’s junction with Conway Road.

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