A 90-YEAR-OLD man has died, 12 days after he was involved in a crash.

Colin Benn died in hospital on Sunday, December 27, following the collision in Wakefield city centre, which happened just after 1pm on Tuesday, December 15.

The 90-year-old from Wakefield and a white Lexus IS 300h Hybrid car were in collision in Cliff Parade, near to the road's junction with Wood Street.

The driver of the vehicle, a 34-year-old local man, has been spoken to by police.

West Yorkshire Police has now issued a fresh appeal for information, following Mr Benn's death. 

Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision, or what happened leading up to it.

They would also like to hear from anyone with dash cam, or mobile phone, footage which may assist the investigation.

If you can help, you should call the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 101, or use the contact options on the West Yorkshire Police website.

You should quote log number: 722 of December 15.