Two killed in RTC

Fridaythorpe: Did you witness collision?

14 Jul 2015

Two people from the Leeds area have been killed in a two vehicle collision on the B1251 between Fimber and Fridaythorpe at around 11.50am on Monday, July 13.

The 70-year-old male driver and 65-year-old female passenger were travelling in a silver Vauxhall Meriva, which was in collision with a grey Range Rover, travelling in the opposite direction.

The driver of the Range Rover, a 76-year-old Fimber man and a woman travelling in the front passenger seat escaped without serious injuries and were taken to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment.

The road was closed to allow investigations to take place and reopened at 7.30pm.

The Air Ambulance was in attendance but not required.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or either of the vehicles prior to the crash, is asked to call 101, quoting log number 201 of July 13.