Boy dies after being hit by a car in Barton Upon Humber

A 15-year-old boy was killed and a girl, also 15, was seriously injured when they were hit by a car close to the Humber Bridge.

Koen Allwood from Barton and the girl were hit by a Peugeot 306 as they crossed Dam Road in Barton Upon Humber at about 22:50 GMT on Wednesday.

He died later in Hull Royal Infirmary. The girl remains in hospital.

Humberside Police said two 23-year-old men in the Peugeot had been arrested and remain in custody.

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