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Woman airlifted to hospital after being hit by police car in Bradford on 999 call

The crash has been referred to The Independent Police Complaints Commission Credit: ITV Yorkshire

A woman has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a police car in Bradford responding to an emergency call.

It happened around 4.45pm on Monday December 16 on Lilycroft Road, in the Manningham area of the city.

The woman, in her 60's, was believed to have been crossing the road when the collision happened.

The crash has been referred to the police watchdog.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) is appealing for witnesses to an incident that took place this afternoon in the Manningham area of Bradford.

At approximately 4.45pm on Monday 16 December, a marked West Yorkshire Police car was in collision with a member of the public on Lilycroft Road.

The woman, who is believed to be in her 60s, was airlifted to hospital .

"The collision took place near the Cliffe Road junction and the marked police car was travelling towards Girlington.

"Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact our investigators via Witness@policeconduct.gov.uk or 0800 096 9076."

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– IPOC spokesperson