Tag : accident

Fatal traffic collision on Kirkstall Road

2 years ago / 0 comments

West Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was killed and a driver seriously injured in a road traffic incident last night on Kirkstall Road nearby the Cardigan Fields retail park. The 33-year-old male cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics shortly after the collision. The … Read More

Woman Hit by Bus Outside Parkinson Building

3 years ago / 0 comments

A 19-year old woman has been hit by a bus outside the Parkinson Building. The accident occurred at 4pm, and the girl was taken to Leeds General Infirmary. The extent of her injuries is not yet known. The incident caused traffic delays on Woodhouse Lane. We will update this story … Read More

News | Student hit by car on Woodhouse Lane

5 years ago / 0 comments

A 22 year old female was knocked down by a car opposite the University on Woodhouse Lane last Friday, before being rushed off to Leeds General Infirmary. A student eye-witness, told LS: “People were running onto the road with terrified expressions. It soon became clear that someone had been hit.” … Read More

News | Lucky escape for road accident victim

5 years ago / 0 comments

A student narrowly escaped serious injury this week after she was hit by a car while crossing the road outside the Business School. History student Freya Potter was walking over the pedestrian crossing on Moorland Road with two friends when a car drove through a red light and struck her. … Read More

Rugby star Danny Cipriani hit by bus on campus

6 years ago / 0 comments

Rugby star Danny Cipriani has been hit by bus on campus while out on an Otley Run with team mates. One bystander told Leeds Student on the scene: “it was like a film, [the bus passengers] were all shook up and screaming.” The incident occurred at around 9pm last night on Woodhouse Lane, between … Read More

Taxi driver found guilty after hitting student

6 years ago / 0 comments

A Leeds taxi driver has admitted to driving without due care and attention when he hit a student last January, inflicting ‘catastrophic’ injuries. Edward Buckley, who was training to be commercial airline pilot, was struck by Rizwan Ali as he walked home on 21 January last year. Ali, 29, was … Read More