News: Transport bosses identify Yorkshire region’s ‘riskiest’ road

“A stretch of road between Leeds and Wakefield has been singled out as the most dangerous in Yorkshire. The A61 between junction 44 of the M1 and Wakefield was named in a report published today as the road with the highest number of serious and fatal crashes as a proportion of journeys travelled in the county. The Road Safety Foundation found there had been an average of 24 incidents a year on the 10.3km stretch between 2010 and 2012 – making it the sixth most hazardous road in the country.”
Yorkshire Evening Post 3rd November 2014  Read more here