Woman hit by car and seriously injured in Batley town centre - air ambulance lands on street

Commercial Street in Batley
Commercial Street in Batley

A woman has been taken to hospital after she was hit by a car in Batley town centre.

Police and ambulance services were called to the incident on Commercial Street at about 9.48am on Friday.

A white Volkswagen hit a woman and she was left with serious injuries, West Yorkshire Police said.

A Yorkshire Air Ambulance landed in the street following the incident.

The road was closed but was due to be reopened at around 11.30am.

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