Man in post van collision

Police incident Cheapside, Wakefield 19/01/11
Police incident Cheapside, Wakefield 19/01/11

A MAN was involved in a collision with a Post Office van in the city centre on Wednesday night.

Police taped off Cheapside following the incident outside Ace Taxis at around 6.25pm.

The man was taken to Pinderfields Hospital suffering from minor injuries.

Traffic on Westgate was disrupted as several police cars attended the scene.

And pedestrians were also diverted away from Cheapside as scenes of crime officers carried out an investigation.

Police arrested a man who was at the scene on suspicion of assault.

Anyone with information should contact Wakefield CID on 0845 6060606.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.