Man, 82, dies in Halifax accident

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An 82-year-old man has died following an accident in Halifax.

The accident took place on Wheatley Road, Halifax, at 1.47pm yesterday (Tuesday). It involved a Vauxhall Vectra and a Peugeot 206.

The Peugeot had been travelling along Shroggs Road and then on to Wheatley Road where it was in collision with the Peugeot.

The 206, which had been parked, was doing a U turn in the road when the crash occured.

The victim in the Peugeot suffered serious injuries as a result of the accident and died later that afternoon in hospital.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Halifax.

Enquiries are ongoing today by the Major Collision and Enquiry Team and anyone who saw either car just prior to the collision or has information should contact 101.