Police are seeking witnesses or video footage in connection with a fatal road traffic collision that occurred in Allerton Bywater yesterday.

The incident took place at approximately 3:35 pm on Highfield Drive and involved a black Dacia Sandero.

The female driver was travelling on Highfield Green towards Highfield Drive when it is suspected that she experienced a medical episode, leading to the vehicle colliding with a street light and wooden fence on Highfield Drive.

Emergency services responded to the incident, and the driver, a woman in her 50s, was pronounced dead shortly thereafter.

Officers from the Roads Policing Unit of West Yorkshire Police are urging anyone who witnessed the collision or possesses dashcam or CCTV footage of it, or the events leading up to it, to get in touch. They can be contacted by calling 101 or visiting www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat, quoting reference 1173 of 21/12.