Appeal For Witnesses: Fatal Road Traffic Collision, Tong Road, Wortley, Leeds.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Police have released the identity of the man who died in a road traffic collision in Leeds.
Darren Butterworth 42 from Beeston was pronounced dead at the scene following the collision on Tong Road in Wortley.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Leeds last night.
At 8.28pm on Tuesday (11/9) a collision involving a motorbike and a Ford Mondeo occurred in Tong Road, Wortley, at the junction with Albany Street.
The Mondeo had been turning right out of Albany Street and the motorbike was travelling along Tong Road towards Leeds city centre at the time of the incident.
The rider of the motorbike, a 42-year-old man, was seriously injured and, despite the efforts of members of the public and ambulance staff, was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
Officers from West Yorkshire Police Major Collision enquiry team are investigating the collision and would like to hear from anyone who saw either vehicle in the time leading to the collision or witnessed the collision itself.
Anyone with information is asked to contact MCET via 101 quoting reference 13180454074.