Police probe into fatal collision on Woodhead Pass continues

A police probe into collision in which two women died on the Woodhead Pass is continuing today.

Monday, 17th December 2018, 5:42 am
Updated Monday, 17th December 2018, 5:48 am
Woodhead Pass

The women, aged 20 and 22, were travelling along the A628 in a white Fiat 500 when it was involved in a crash with a blue Mini Cooper on Saturday afternoon.

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A third woman in the Fiat suffered serious injuries.

An update on her condition has not yet been released this morning.

South Yorkshire Police said a man and woman in the Mini escaped with minor injuries.

The crash, on the stretch of the A628 at Dunford Bridge, Barnsley, happened at 1.30pm on Saturday, December 15.

A number of witnesses stopped at the scene but police officers investigating want to hear from anyone who saw the cars beforehand or motorists with dash-cam footage.

Call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 431 of December 15.