Woman seriously injured after being hit by detached tail lift in Cardiff centre

A woman was rushed to hospital with “significant” leg injuries after a collision with a pick-up truck in Cardiff city centre. The 48-year-old woman was hit by a tail lift which had become detached from the truck in Callaghan Square on Tuesday morning between 8.45am and 8.55am. The driver did not stop and the woman was found on the road outside the British Gas Building.

She is currently receiving treatment for her injuries and is expected to be in hospital for some time. : You can find more of our Cardiff stories here. South Wales Police are currently appealing for any dash-cam or mobile phone footage of the collision, which happened around the same time as an unrelated incident in nearby Hansen Street which saw a man die following a stabbing.

If you witnessed this collision or have any footage which might be relevant, please contact South Wales Police contacting occurrence *410658.

You can also send them a private message on Facebook or Twitter, email SWP101@south-wales.police.uk or fill in the form here.

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