A YOUNG couple and a man died in an accident involving three cars in West Yorkshire last night.
The accident involved a Peugeot 405, a Vauxhall Corsa and a Renault Clio on Park Lane, Pontefract.
Those who died were the driver of the Peugeot, a 23-year-old Pontefract man, the driver of the Vauxhall Corsa and a front seat passenger in the same car. Both were 19.
The Corsa victims were Darren John Downes, of St Oswald Road, Wakefield, and Emma Lynsey Jowitt, of Crigglestone, near Wakefield.
The third victim has not yet been named.
One person died in an accident in North Yorkshire.
The incident involved a Volks- wagen Golf and a Rover Metro on the B6265, at Ouseburn, near Knaresborough. Firefighters had to cut the casualties free.
Police said four other people were injured, one seriously. They had no further details.