TWO friends were killed in a West Yorkshire motorcycling tragedy.

The men died in the accident at Standbridge Lane in Wakefield on Saturday evening.

The victims were riding together at the time of the crash, with one on a Harley Davidson and the other on a Kawasaki.

A Ford Fiesta was also involved in the tragedy, but the vehicle’s driver was unhurt.

Police have not named either of the dead motorcyclists or given any further details at this time.

Anyone who witnessed the accident at around 5.30pm should call West Yorkshire Police’s Major Collision Inquiry Team on 01924 293045.