South East Wales

Arrest after child hit by quad bike in Pontypridd

Police at the scene
Image caption The child was airlifted to hospital after the incident on Margaret Street in Pontypridd

A male has been arrested after a child was involved in a collision with a quad bike in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

South Wales Police said the incident happened on Margaret Street in Pontypridd at about 18:10 BST on Tuesday.

The child, who was a pedestrian, has been airlifted to hospital but the injuries are unknown.

Police said the male was riding the quad bike and is in police custody.