Funeral date announced for crash victim

Flowers at Ovenden Road, Halifax
Flowers at Ovenden Road, Halifax

The funeral of one of two teenagers killed in a Halifax car crash last weekend will take place next Monday (February 24).

The funeral Michael Hudson, 19, of Queensbury, will be held at the Holy Trinity Church, Queensbury, on Monday, February 24, at 12.45pm, followed by private cremation.

Family flowers only. Donations to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance would be greatly appreciated.

Michael and friend Ben Brearcliffe were killed in an accident which happened on Ovenden Road, Lee Mount, Halifax, when the Volkswagen Golf GTI they were travelling in collided with a street lamp as they drove from the town centre.