Man dies after 'low speed' crash at Leeds Bradford Airport viewing spot

A driver who struck a car at "low speed" by a viewing point next to Leeds Bradford Airport has died, police confirmed.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 3rd April 2018, 12:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd April 2018, 12:46 pm
Cemetery Road, Yeadon. Pic: Google.
Cemetery Road, Yeadon. Pic: Google.

Officers today appealed for information after the crash on Cemetery Road in Yeadon.

At around 10.30am on Thursday, March 29, a red Renault Clio which had just reversed out of a parking place, drove forward and struck another parked car at a low speed.

The 51-year-old driver was taken to Leeds General Infirmary but died.

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It is suspected that he had suffered a medical episode at the wheel, police said.

Any witnesses to the crash or the events leading to it are asked to call the non-emergency number, 101.