Pedestrian seriously injured in Halifax

One lane is closed on the A1(M) southbound near Ferrybridge.
One lane is closed on the A1(M) southbound near Ferrybridge.

A 59-year-old male pedestrian has been seriously injured in a road accident in Halifax.

It’s thought the incident involved a Renault Trafic minibus van.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said Dryclough Lane is currently closed and warned motorists to avoid the area if possible.

The road is blocked in both directions between Huddersfield Road and Skircoat Green Road.