Teen dies in Foggathorpe crash

AN 18-YEAR-OLD woman from Watton has died following a car crash on the A163 at Foggathorpe this morning (Friday November 4).

The woman was driving a blue Vauxhall Corsa in the direction of Selby when it was involved in a collision with a black BMW travelling in the opposite direction.

The crash happened close to the entrance of Yellow Top Country Park shortly before 7.45am.

The woman, who has not yet been officially named, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the BMW, a 49-year old man from Kellington, was not injured.

Police closed the road for a short while after the crash but it has now been re-opened.

Anyone who may have witness the collision has been asked to call Humberside Police on 0845 60 60 222 quoting log number 112 of 04 November 2011.