Police appeal after man hurt in Cleckheaton crash

An elderly man is in hospital with a head injury following a road collision between a pedestrian and a scooter.

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The 86-year-old was hurt in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, just before 2pm yesterday (Friday), police said.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Bradford Roads Policing Officers would like to speak with anyone who witnessed the incident which took place at about 1.57pm on Friday, August 24.

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It occurred after a Lexmoto 125CC scooter was in collision with an 86-year-old man on Brooke Street, Cleckheaton.

"The 86-year-old was in the road when the collision occurred.

"The man suffered a head injury and was taken to Pinderfields Hospital, where he is in a stable condition today."

Witnesses should call police on 101 with the log number 943 of August 24.