Three die in car crash

Police have confirmed three people have died in a serious crash on a country road on the Yorkshire Wolds. The crash happened at 6am on the B1248 between Driffield and Malton, about one mile from the village of Wharram-Le-Street.

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More information on Malton crash

Woman and two men died in the crash between a car and a van Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

More information has been released about the fatal collision near Malton in which three people died.

It happened at about 6. am on Wednesday (27 November) and involved a Ford Focus and a white Citroen van on the B1248.

Five people from East Yorkshire where in the Focus which was heading towards Malton.

Three of the occupants, a woman and two men, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The two other men in their 30s, were taken to Hull Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.

The van driver, a 48-year-old man was been taken to York District Hospital with serious injuries.

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