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Teenager dies after being found slumped unconscious at Leeds bus stop

A 19-year-old woman has died in hospital after being found slumped by a bus stop this morning (19 February).

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The teenager was found unconscious on South Parkway in the Seacroft area of Leeds shortly after 5am on Wednesday.

She was taken to hospital by ambulance but later died.

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Her death is currently being treated as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing.

South Parkway has been closed, with the bus stop near to its junction with Ironwood View forming part of the police scene.

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West Yorkshire Police said:

At 5.03am today police were called to a bus shelter in South Parkway, Seacroft, where a woman had been found unconscious by a member of the public.

"The 19-year-old woman was taken to hospital by ambulance but was pronounced dead a short time later.

"A road closure and a scene is in place at the bus stop, which is near to the junction with Ironwood View, and enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of her death, which is currently being treated as unexplained.

"Anyone who witnessed anything in the vicinity of the bus stop or who has any information that could assist is asked contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting log number 166 of February 19 or online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat"

– West Yorkshire Police