Bilal Khizar
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Bradford boy, 12, dies in hit-and-run crash

A 12-year-old boy has died after being hit by a motorist who was being pursued by police in Bradford.

Bilal Khizar was on a crossing near Asda on Rooley Lane when he was hit by the car at 19:00 BST on Saturday. The crash happened as the car drove off at speed after being stopped by police for a check. Police said the driver did not stop after hitting the boy.

The car, a red Seat Ibiza, was later recovered in Wyke. Two people have been arrested and are in custody.

Laura Yates reports.

  • 07 Oct 2012