Mother and son killed in North Yorkshire crash

Police have confirmed that a mother and her son were among three people who died in a car crash in North Yorkshire.

The collision happened on the B1248 between Wetwang and Malton on Wednesday morning. A 47-year-old man, a 40-year-old woman and her 18-year-old son were all killed when their Ford Focus collided with a Citroen van. All three were of Polish nationality and lived in Hull.

Two men, aged 37 and 30, were also travelling in the Ford Focus and were injured in the crash. Both remain in Hull Royal Infirmary.

The driver of the van, a 48-year-old man from Pickering, has been discharged from York District Hospital.

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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.