Leeds & West Yorkshire

Man killed as vehicle hits pole in Morley

An 18-year-old man died when his car left the road and hit a telegraph pole in West Yorkshire.

The incident happened in Howden Clough Road, Morley, at 2140 BST on Tuesday as he drove towards Batley.

The man's Citroen Saxo car left the carriageway on a right-hand bend near to The Angel pub and hit a wooden telegraph pole.

The driver, from Batley, died at the scene. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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