Teenage girl killed in collision near Brigg is named

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

The teenager who sustained fatal head injuries in a road traffic collision in Scawby, near Brigg on Monday, May 12 has been named as Caitlan Emily Smith.

The 15-year-old girl was on West Street, not far from Scawby Primary School when the collision occurred with a blue Vauxhall Astra car at 4.44pm.

She was airlifted to Leeds General Infirmary where she has been detained in Intensive Care but sadly passed away yesterday afternoon, Thursday May 15.

The driver of the Astra, a 43-year-old woman from Hibaldstow, was uninjured.

Police are investigating the collision and ask any witnesses to contact Humberside Police on telephone 101 referring to log 446 of 12 May 2014.