Elderly woman taken to hospital after Sowerby Bridge hit-and-run

Wharf Street from Bolton Brow in Sowerby Bridge
Wharf Street from Bolton Brow in Sowerby Bridge

An elderly woman was taken to hospital after a hit and run incident in Sowerby Bridge on Saturday.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver failed to stop following the collision around 3pm on Wharf Street, opposite the market.

The pedestrian was knocked over and suffered a broken arm.

The vehicle is described as being a medium-sized black car.

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Anyone who witnessed this collision or with information about the driver involved is asked to call West Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 13180487241.

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