UPDATE: Woman dies after car becomes trapped under lorry in Northowram

A woman has died after her car crashed and was trapped under a lorry in Northowram last night.

Tuesday, 23rd November 2021, 12:47 pm
Firefighters from Halifax and Odsal were called.

The 52-year-old was in a cream Mini Cooper travelling from Northowram towards Stone Chair roundabout when her car collided with a parked lorry on the side of the road.

The crash happened at around 9.15pm on the A6036 Halifax Road/Bradford Road.

Police said she was taken to Bradford Royal Infirmary but had sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

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Firefighters said crews from Odsal and Halifax fire stations were called to help release the woman at 9.22pm.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone who may have dash cam footage is asked to contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team via 101 quoting log 1650 of November 22.