A PEDESTRIAN suffered what police describe as "life-threatening" injuries following a hit-and-run incident in Keighley.

The man in his 60s was crossing South Street, at its junction with Catherine Street, when he was struck by a white Ford Transit van.

The van, which failed to stop at the scene, was travelling towards the town centre.

Following the collision, the vehicle turned left into Goulbourne Street.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident, which happened at around 8.45pm yesterday, to come forward.

Officers would also like to hear from anybody who may have dashcam footage or information.

Anyone able to help is asked to contact West Yorkshire Police by calling the 101 number, or by going online to westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat. Quote the reference number 13240162893.