Police appeal as man seriously injured in hit and run

The junction of Swinnow Lane and Leeds and Bradford Road. Photo: Google

A elderly man suffered serious injuries after being injured in a hit and run incident off Leeds and Bradford Road in Stanningley.

Police are appealing for information after the incident took place at about 9.05pm on Friday, January 13 at the junction of Leeds Bradford Road and Swinnow Lane.

The man was crossing the road when he was struck by a motor vehicle which subsequently failed to stop. He is currently being treated in hospital

The vehicle travelled from Leeds Bradford Road at the junction with the Halfway House public house and turned right onto Swinnow Lane and then left on to Broad Lane.

Photo: Google, July 2022

Anyone who saw or has footage of the incident should contact the Roads Policing team East on 101 or online, referencing police log 13230024601.


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