Woman dies in Harewood collision

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Published by The Stray FM News Team at 10:37am 6th March 2018. (Updated at 10:39am 6th March 2018)

A woman has died following a collision near Harewood on Sunday afternoon.

The collision occurred around 2.05pm on the A659 Harewood Avenue, between the junction of Sleight Lane and Moor Lane.

A white Vauxhall Astra van and a black BMW 1 Series were in collision.

The front seat passenger of the Vauxhall Astra, a 69-year-old woman, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene.

The driver of the Astra, a 70-year-old male, and the 27-year-old female driver of the BMW sustained minor injuries and received hospital treatment.

West Yorkshire Police's Major Collision Enquiry Team are appealing for information.

Officers are asking anyone who was in the area and saw either vehicle travelling in the time before the incident or who may have witnessed the collision itself to come forward.

Information can be passed to MCET via 101 using the reference 882 of March 4.

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