Police reveal names of crash victims

Police investigate a RTA in which two people were killed on Woodside Road, Wyke
Police investigate a RTA in which two people were killed on Woodside Road, Wyke

The identities of two brothers who died after a car collided with a tree in Wyke last night have been confirmed.

Christopher Blowman, 31 and Sam Blowman, 27, both from the Wibsey area died following the incident at 11.41pm on the A641 Woodside Road.

The road was been closed near to the junction with Huddersfield Road and diversions are in place along the B6379.

Firefighters from Brighouse were called to assist crews from the Bradford area.

No other vehicles were involved.

West Yorkshire Police are now investigating the incident which was originally being handled by the Independent Police Complaints Commission.