Leeds & West Yorkshire

Cleckheaton woman dies in Huddersfield after being hit by car

A 74-year-old woman has died after being hit by a car in Huddersfield on Monday evening.

The crash happened on Fitzwilliam Street near the Castlegate Loop, when a Toyota Aygo hit the pedestrian before further colliding with a Peugeot car.

The woman, who is from Cleckheaton, was pronounced dead at the scene.

An 18-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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