Owen Wightman
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Police urge hit-and-run driver to come forward

West Yorkshire Police have made an appeal for information after a six-year-old boy was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Wakefield.

Det Supt Paul Taylor said CCTV images were being used to identify the vehicle's registration number but urged the driver to come forward.

Owen Wightman, of Kettlethorpe in Wakefield, was hit by a car on Fishponds Lane in nearby Chapelthorpe shortly after midday on Saturday.

  • 20 Jun 2011