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Investigation underway after man found dead in Hyde Park

An investigation is underway after a man was found collapsed outside a house in Hyde Park in Leeds.

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Emergency services were called to the scene on Victoria Road at around 11.36pm on Monday July 10. The 21-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A police cordon is in place as forensic experts examine the area. Tests are due to take place later today to find out how he died.

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Trial - update

Closing speeches have begun at the trial of a driver accused of driving away after running two children down outside their home in Leeds. Mohammed Kalil Anwar admits leaving the crash on Brudenell Road last summer which left the children with serious head injuries, but denies driving dangerously.

Ten year old Sabah Saleem and her two-year-old brother Rayhan were thrown into the air after being struck by Anwar's car. The trial at Leeds Crown Court is continuing.

Hit and run trial draws to a close

Closing speeches have begun at the trial of a driver accused of driving away after running two children down outside their home in Leeds.

Mohammed Kalil Anwar admits leaving the scene of the crash on Brudenell Road last summer which left the children with serious head injuries, but denies driving dangerously.

Ten year old Sabah Saleem and her two-year-old brother Rayhan were thrown into the air after being struck by Anwar's car.

The trial at Leeds Crown Court is continuing.

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