UPDATE: Police release more details of B1248 crash victims


North Yorkshire police have released further information about the two men and one woman killed in a tragic accident on the B1248 between Wetwang and Malton, yesterday.

The collision happened at around 6.08am on Wednesday 27 November, and involved a Ford Focus and a white Citroen van

Five people from the East Yorkshire area were travelling in the Focus which was heading in the direction of Malton. Sadly three of the occupants were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. They include a woman and two men.

Police have now confirmed the ages of the fatally injured who were travelling in the Ford Focus, they are a woman aged 40, a man aged 47 and a man aged 18. The woman and 18-year-old man are mother and son.

All three were Hull residents, but their nationality is Polish.

The two men in their thirties who were also travelling in the Ford Focus remain in Hull Royal Infirmary. One man, aged 30, remains in a critical condition and the other, a 37-year-old man, remains in a serious condition with multiple fractures. Both injured men live in Hull and are also Polish nationals.

The driver of the Citroen van, a 48-year-old man from Pickering who was taken to York District Hospital, has since been discharged.