Update: 13-year-old seriously hurt in accident - police appeal

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A teenage girl suffered serious injuries in a road accident on Monday afternoon.

She was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary after being hit by a car at 3.22pm at Burnley Road, Mytholmroyd.

The accident happened near the junction with Brier Hey Lane.

The girl is understood have been taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary with a broken leg.

Police believe the vehicle which hit the girl was a Seat Ibiza car - not a Mitsubishi Shogan as previously reported.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the accident should contact Calderdale CID via 101.