UPDATE: Halifax Toddler Killed By Milk Float Named
26 August 2011, 12:57
A Halifax toddler knocked down and killed by a milk float has been named.
22 month old girl Zoya Hussain was taken to hospital in a cricital condition after the collision on Hopwood Lane at 5.30pm yesterday but has since died.
An 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and released on bail, West Yorkshire Police said.
A police spokesman said:
'Police in Halifax are appealing for witnesses after a serious road traffic collision on Hopwood Lane on Thursday 25 August.
'The incident happened at 5.30pm and involved a 22-month-old girl and a milk float.
'As a result of the incident the young child was taken to Leeds General Infirmary but she has since died.
'An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and released on bail.
'Inquiries are continuing.'