Appeal: Fatal Road Traffic Collision, Haw Park Lane, Wakefield

Friday 19 July, 2019

Police are appealing for information following a fatal road traffic collision in Wakefield.

The collision happened at around 11:25am on Friday 19 July, on Haw Park Lane near to it’s with junction with Chevet Lane.

A red Vauxhall Corsa was travelling on Haw Park Lane towards Ryhill when it was in collision with a railway bridge.

The 18-year-old male driver suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Enquiries are ongoing.

The road has now been re-opened following examination of the scene by police.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who saw the car prior to the collision.

Information can be passed to West Yorkshire Police Major Collision Enquiry Team online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contact-us quoting log number 680 of 19 July. Alternatively, you can call the police via 101.

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