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Classmates grieve for friends who died in crash

Grieving classmates today paid tribute to five friends who were killed in an horrific car crash in South Yorkshire. They died when their car crossed onto the wrong side of the road and collided with another vehicle.

It happened on the A630 at Conisbrough as they were travelling away from Doncaster on Saturday evening.

The 21 year old driver of a third car has been arrested and bailed on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Chris Kiddey reports.

Woman dies in Driffield car crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision which occurred at about 1630hrs on Monday 27 October on the B1249 close to the Octon roundabout, on the Driffield side in East Yorkshire.

The collision involved two vehicles, a dark coloured Kia Sorento and a grey Peugeot 308, which were travelling in opposite directions.

The two people in the Peugeot, a 75-year-old man and a 71-year-old woman, both fromScarborough, and the male driver, who was the only occupant of the Kia, were all taken to hospital.

The woman from the Peugeot, who was travelling in the front passenger seat, subsequently died due to injuries received.

The Peugeot driver suffered non life threatening injuries and the Kia driver sustained a number of fractures.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or saw either vehicle prior to the collision.

Anyone with information should contact Humberside Police on telephone 101 referring to log 475 of 27 October 2014.

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Fatal crash in Leeds

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Aberford, Leeds, on Saturday afternoon (25 October).

At around 4.40pm, a blue Toyota Prius had been travelling along the B1217 Collier Lane in the direction of Lotherton Hall when it left the carriageway and collided with the M1 bridge support wall.

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, believed to be a 61-year-old man who lived locally, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detective Sergeant Carole Greaves of the Major Collision Enquiry Team, said: "We are keen to hear from anyone who saw any part of this incident or the manner of driving of the Prius immediately prior to the collision. Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 101."

Woman dies after crash with ambulance

A woman seriously injured in a crash with an ambulance in Wakefield last month has died in hospital.

The 60-year-old woman was driving her Volkswagen Golf on Doncaster Road on October 20 when she collided with the ambulance on its way to an emergency.

She had been in a critical condition in Leeds General Infirmary since then, but died there yesterday.

Woman dies in Doncaster crash

A woman's died following a crash involving a motorbike on a main road in Doncaster. The accident happened on the A614 Selby Road near Thorne yesterday lunchtime.

It's thought the rider of the bike lost control and crashed. The 56-year-old sustained minor injuries but the passenger, a 64-year-old woman - was fatally hurt and pronounced dead at the scene.

Man 'critical' after crash involving four-by-four

Police are investigating the crash Credit: PA

A man is fighting for his life in hospital after the car he was in hit a tree in north Leeds early this morning. The BMW left the road in Scarcroft and was thrown down an embankment. A 29-year-old woman's been arrested on suspicion of drink driving. Three other people were also hurt.

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Mock crash teaches life-saving skills to pupils

A mock school bus crash, thought to be the first of its kind in the country, has been staged in Lincolnshire, to teach children how they should react in a real-life emergency.

The exercise at St George's Academy in Sleaford, involved dozens of year 7 students.

It is designed to test how quickly the students could escape. One of two buses was also filled with smoke so the children could see how hostile conditions can become in an emergency. The exercise will now be used to teach children life saving skills across the county.

Video: Schoolboy comes out of coma after crash

There is relief for a family from Hull after their little boy came out of a coma following a bike accident.

And with 12 year old Daniel Morgan on the road to recovery they've allowed Calendar to go to his bedside to get a very important message across.

Daniel sadly wasn't wearing a safety helmet. Now his mother Kelly is calling for legislation to make helmets compulsory. Fiona Dwyer reports.

Biker killed in road crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on the A658 in Pool Bank, near Leeds.

The Major Collision Enquiry Team would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident which took place at about 7.30pm on the A658 in Pool Bank, Pool-in-Wharfedale on August 31.

It occurred after a Suzuki GSXR 600 motorbike which was heading northbound from Otley Road was in collision with a VW Golf heading in the opposite direction.

A 37-year-old man from the Leeds area riding the Suzuki died as a result of the collision.

Police name man after fatal crash

Police have named the man after the crash Credit: Calendar

Police have named the motorcyclist who died following a road crash near Ripon. It happened just after 11am on Saturday 3rd August on Limekiln Bank on the B6265 near to the junction with Studley Lane. The man who died was Peter Wilson-Mayor, aged 60 and from Darwen in Lancashire.

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