Family release picture of man who died after being found injured in road in Huddersfield

Police guard the scene at Blackmoorfoot Road

An investigation is underway into the death of a man who was found injured in the middle of the road in Huddersfield.

Officers found Liam Valentine on Blackmoorfoot Road in the town after being called there to reports of a collision. The 26 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said:"At 3.41am on Saturday 8 August police were called to a report of a road traffic collision in Blackmoorfoot Road, Huddersfield. Officers attended and found a male lying in the road. He was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later."

A 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving. He has been released on bail.

Any witnesses to the incident are asked to call police on 101 quoting log 237 of Saturday 7 August.