A 15 year old boy has pleaded guilty to causing the deaths of five people by dangerous driving in a car crash in Leeds.

The five died when a stolen car hit a tree on Stonegate Road in Leeds on November 25th.

David Holderness from the Crown Prosecution Service said he had driven in a 'supremely dangerous way':

“This was a truly shocking crime in which five young people lost their lives.

David Holderness, CPS

The boy appeared via video link before a judge at Leeds Crown Court today.

He’s due to be sentenced on January 26th.