Update: Broadway in Lupset reopened after accident

RTA, Broadway, Lupset, Wakefield
RTA, Broadway, Lupset, Wakefield

A road has been reopened after a road traffic incident which left two children injured.

Police closed Broadway, Luspet, after emergency services were called to the incident between Waterton Road and Hall Road at around 8.06am after two children were in collision with a car.

A six-year-old girl suffered a serious head injury and was taken by air ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary.

A four year-old was not seriously injured but was taken to Pinderfields hospital for checks.

A police spokesperson said it is currently believed the children were attempting to cross the road and were in collision with the side of the vehicle as it was in motion. Enquiries remain ongoing.