Bradford: Man dies, one badly hurt in car crash

ONE man was killed and another seriously injured in an early-hours traffic collision in West Yorkshire today.

A Ford Focus was being driven along Halifax Road at Buttershaw in Bradford near the Tesco supermarket at 3.51 am when it hit a wall.

One man in the car died at the scene. The other suffered serious injuries and was taken to Bradford Royal Infirmary.

The road is one of the main arterial routes into Bradford from the west and was closed during rush-hour today as police investigated the scene.