Pedestrian killed in Belle Isle crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Leeds.

At 5.31pm yesterday, police were called to Blakeney Road, Belle Isle, where a male pedestrian had been hit by a white Renault Master Tipper truck.

The man, aged in his forties, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers from the Major Collision Enquiry Team are carrying out enquiries to establish the full circumstances of the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or the circumstances leading up to is asked to contact MCET via 101 quoting reference 13230047728 or online at


This post is based on a press release issued by West Yorkshire Police

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