Man and woman died, child and other driver injured, after 2-car collision on the A165 near Bridlington

Two people died and a child was taken to hospital after a crash between Speeton and Bridlington.

By Sarah Fitton
Sunday, 9th May 2021, 9:36 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th May 2021, 9:40 pm

Police say a man and woman in their 30s, who were the driver and a passenger of a red Peugeot 2008, suffered fatal injuries in the accident on the A165 at the junction of Grindale Road on Friday.

Officers were called to reports of a collision between the Peugeot and a black Mercedes GLA at 3.30pm.

A child travelling in the Peugeot was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

A spokesperson for Humberside Police said: "The families of the deceased are being supported by specially-trained officers and our deepest sympathies are with them at this extremely sad time."

The female driver and sole occupant of the Mercedes sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment. Police described her condition as serious.

"We are appealing for anyone who saw the collision or either vehicle prior to the collision to call us on our non-emergency number 101 quoting log 338 of 7 May 2021" said the spokesperson.