Fatal collision 5 October 2016 Soothill Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire

Last updated 23 May 2017
At T-junction, Soothill Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire (show full map)
Casualties Daniel Jackson, 22 (fatality)
Time of incident 11:40am, 5 October 2016
Vehicles involved Pedal cycle, Bus or coach
Incident factors None known
Police details West Yorkshire, incident 527

Daniel Jackson was riding down Soothill Lane and turned right into Grace Leather Lane when he collided with a bus.

An inquest held in May 2017 heard that Jackson had been drinking until the early hours of the morning and had also taken cocaine and cannabis. Witnesses said he was riding with his head down and appeared not to notice the bus.