The police can now confirm that a man has tragically passed away following a collision in Greengates, Bradford on 19 December.

The incident occurred on the A657, New Line, at approximately 7:05 pm on 19 December.

A Hyundai Ioniq car was heading from the Thackley direction towards Greengates when it collided with a pedestrian crossing the road.

The pedestrian, identified as Charles Philip Baker, known as Philip and aged 75, sustained serious injuries and was subsequently transported to the hospital.

Regrettably, he succumbed to his injuries in the hospital on 26 December.

His family released the below tribute:

“Dearly loved by his children, grandchildren and his brothers and sisters. Forever in our hearts.”

Officers from the Major Collision and Enquiry Team are actively seeking witnesses.

Anyone who observed the incident or possesses video footage of the collision or the events leading up to it is urged to contact West Yorkshire Police by dialling 101 or visiting www.westyorkshire.police.uk/livechat, quoting reference 1464 of 19/12.