AN eight-year-old child has been taken to hospital after a collision with a car in Bradford.

Police were called to reports of a collision between a car and pedestrian, the child, on Whetley Lane, at 8.50am today.

The child suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital as a precautionary measure.

The road was cleared at just before 9.30am.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said its enquiries are ongoing.