Pedestrian seriously injured in bus accident

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A man has been taken to hospital after he was hit by a single decker bus near Elland this morning.

The accident happened around 10.25am on Wakefield Road in Salterhebble, with the man reported to have sustained serious injuries.

A police spokeswoman said: “At 10.23am this morning police were called to Wakefield Road after a collision involving a bus and a pedestrian.

“A man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary with serious injuries.”

The man’s identity has not been revealed.