Two people seriously injured after being hit by a car in Allerton Bywater

Emergency services have been called to Carlton View, just off Leeds Road.
Emergency services have been called to Carlton View, just off Leeds Road.

Two people have been seriously injured in Allerton Bywater this afternoon after being hit by a car.

Emergency services have been called to Carlton View, just off Leeds Road.

A police spokeswoman said they were called at 3.10pm to a road traffic collision involving a car and two pedestrians.

A man and a woman were seriously injured and have been taken to hospital.

The air ambulance was called.

Leeds Road is partially blocked.

More updates as we get them...