Leeds & West Yorkshire

Girl, 5, killed in Wakefield caravan park van collision

A five-year-old girl has been killed in a collision with a van in West Yorkshire.

The incident involving a red Transit van happened at the Heath Common Caravan Park on Doncaster Road, Wakefield, at 18:00 BST on Monday.

The girl, who has not been named, was taken to Pinderfields Hospital, where she later died of her injuries.

West Yorkshire Police said a 22-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and was in custody.

The force has urged witnesses to come forward.

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