Three men released on bail after Harrogate crash tragedy

Scene of yesterday's fatal crash
Scene of yesterday's fatal crash

Three men arrested in connection with a crash that killed a Harrogate woman on Otley Road yesterday morning have been released on bail.

The three men were in a blue BMW 1 series car which crashed into a blue Ford Fiesta at around 7am on Sunday, August 14.

The woman driving the blue Ford Fiesta was pronounced dead at the scene.

All three men were arrested in connection with the crash on suspicion of drink driving and causing death by dangerous driving.

Police have confirmed this morning that the three men have now been released on bail while investigations continue.

Tributes have since been left to the Harrogate woman killed in the crash with bouquets of flowers laid at the scene.

Messages of support have also been written on the bouquets placed on Arthurs Avenue at the junction of Otley Road.

One tribute to the woman read: "Our thoughts are with you and North Yorks Police. From all at Harrogate Ambulance Station."

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash or saw either of the cars before the crash to contact them on 101 and quote reference 12160146200.