A TEENAGE girl from Brighouse has been killed in a car crash in Calderdale.

Naomi Gough, 19, a former pupil of Brighouse High School, was pronounced dead at the scene after a Renault Clio hit a barrier on Burdock Way in Halifax at 11.45pm on Wednesday.

Now police have appealed for witnesses who saw the blue Renault Clio and a yellow Vauxhall Tigra in Halifax town centre in the half-hour before the tragedy.

A 21-year-old woman passenger in the Renault was taken to Calderdale Royal Hospital with injuries described by police as "non life threatening".

She lives in the Shelf area of Halifax.

Anyone with information should contact Halifax police helpdesk on 01422 337059.