Leeds & West Yorkshire

Scooter rider killed in collision with car in Leeds

A 38-year-old man has died after the scooter he was riding was in collision with a car in Leeds.

The Piaggio scooter struck a BMW X3 on Shadwell Lane in the Moortown area at about 1545 BST on Sunday.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said the man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary but was pronounced dead a short time later.

Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact Killingbeck Roads Policing Unit.

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