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Pedestrian killed in collision named by police

Accident victim is named

A man killed in a road accident in Bradford on Tuesday has been named as 42-year-old Kevin Kilminster.

Police are appealing for information following the collision involving Mr Kilminster, a pedestrian, and a red Toyota Yaris at the junction of Spencer Road and St Wilfrid's Crescent.

Mr Kilminster suffered a head injury - he received treatment at the scene but died a short time later.

The driver of the Yaris, a 19-year-old man, was spoken to by officers and arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He was later released on bail pending further enquiries.  

Enquiries are continuing and anyone who witnessed the collision or the movements of the vehicle or pedestrian prior to it is asked to contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 101, quoting crime reference 1317141314.


Van driver seriously injured after Bradford collision

The driver of a van has been seriously injured after being involved in a collision in Bradford.

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It happened around 8.30pm on Friday March 17 when a Mercedes Sprinter Luton van was in collision with a parked Hyundai i10 .

The 48-year-old van driver was taken to hospital where his condition is described as serious.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact police.

Distinctive jewellery stolen in Bradford

Police investigating a burglary in Bradford in which more than £6,000 of jewellery was taken are appealing for information about the stolen items. 

The jewellery is described as 'distinctive' and was taken when an address in the city was broken into on Monday.  

The items include a nine carat gold belcher chain with a nine carat gold disc. The disc is about three quarters of an inch wide and shows eyes, a nose and mouth on one side. The same chain also has a nine carat gold base with an amethyst stone. 

An 18 carat diamond set gold ring was also taken, along with a nine carat ruby and pearl dress ring and a 14 carat Eska men's gold wrist watch with a gold bracelet strap.

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