Leeds & West Yorkshire

Leeds man killed in van crash

A 61-year-old man has died after being hit by a van in Leeds.

The pedestrian was fatally injured when he was knocked down on Kirkstall Road, near to the junction with Viaduct Road, just before 08:20 GMT on Saturday.

He was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment but was later pronounced dead.

The van driver, a 30 year old man, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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