Leeds & West Yorkshire

Harewood accident: third woman dies in hospital

A third person has died after a car crash near Leeds which claimed the lives of two other women.

The crash happened at the junction of Arthington Lane and Weardley Lane, near Harewood, on Wednesday evening.

The 58-year-old car driver and her 85-year-old front seat passenger both died at the scene.

An 84-year-old woman, who was in the back of the car, was taken to Leeds General Infirmary but later died, police said.

The women are all believed to have come from outside West Yorkshire.

The lorry driver was not injured.

Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact West Yorkshire Police.

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