A WOMAN who was riding her bicycle was hit by a car which drove off in Leeds.

The woman was travelling along Armley Ridge Road when she was involved in a collision with what is believed to be a light blue or grey Audi at 11.52am yesterday (June 7) at the junction for Cockshott Lane.

The Audi failed to stop at the scene, and the woman was assisted by a witness driving a white Volkswagen Polo.

The woman was taken to hospital, though her condition is believed not to be life-threatening.

Officers in Leeds are keen to locate the witness from the Volkswagen, who may be able to assist with enquires.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident number 697 of 7 June.