Emergency services at scene of incident in Leyburn

The emergency services dealt with a serious incident in Leyburn this evening.

It is understood a female pedestrian was hit by a van manoeuvering outside the store.

Police and paramedics attended the scene at the Co-op store in the market place.

The main road by the store was cordoned off.

Shoppers were prevented from entering the store.

A Yorkshire Air Ambulance landed in the auction mart and later took off.

Three police vehicles were in attendance.