Leeds & West Yorkshire

Teenager hit by car in Otley on New Year's Eve dies

A 16-year-old boy died after he was hit by a car in a West Yorkshire town centre on New Year's Eve.

The teenager was on Boroughgate, Otley, when the incident happened at about 2100 GMT.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said he was taken to hospital where he died a short time later.

The driver of the car was arrested in connection with the incident and has been released on bail, police said.

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