Fatal Collision Thornhill Road Dewsbury

Thursday 14 June, 2018

Police are investigating a collision in Dewsbury last night where a man died.

The incident occurred around 9.25pm on Thornhill Road where a blue Toyota Yaris and white Toyota Auris were in collision.

A man in his 30’s who was the driver, and sole occupant of the Yaris was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the Auris was not injured.

Sergeant Carl Quinn of the Major Collision Enquiry Team said; “Whilst a number of witnesses have already come forward I would appeal to anyone who was in the area around the time of the incident last night, who may have seen either vehicle prior to the collision, or who witnessed the collision itself to speak to the police. I would also be interested in speaking to anyone who may have dash cam footage showing either vehicle prior to the incident.

“Our enquiries in to the circumstances of the incident are continuing.”

Anyone with any information should contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team via 101 using the reference 13180287319. Information can also be given over the 101 Live Chat facility on the Force website.

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