City centre road shut for three hours after pedestrian was hit by a car

A main road though Wakefield city centre was cordoned off by police last night after a pedestrian was struck by a car.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 8:35 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 8:38 am
The red BMW was left parked at the side of the road.

Marsh Way, next to Trinity Walk, was closed off from around 7pm until 10pm following reports that a person had been hit by the vehicle.

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The pedestrian was injured but police say their injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Witnesses say a red BMW was parked up at the side of the road and two police cars were in attendance.

The road was closed at one of Marsh Way's pelican crossings.