POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two 13-year-old girls were hit by a quad bike - leaving one of them with a broken leg.

Police received reports at 2pm on Friday, (October 28) that the two teens had been hit by a black and yellow quad bike in Goldthorpe.

Police believe the man was riding the quad dangerously around the area before he hit the girls.

One of the girls sustained a broken leg from the incident along with other minor injuries.

A 24-year-old man was interviewed by police in relation to the incident and has been released pending further enquiries.

Anyone who saw the incident should call 101 quoting incident number 636 of October 28.