Police probe continues into death crash which killed girl, 16, in BarnsleyÂ

A police probe into a crash in Barnsley which killed a 16-year-old girl is continuing today.

Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 8:46 am
Updated Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 8:49 am
Flowers at the scene of a fatal crash on Broadway in Barnsley.
Flowers at the scene of a fatal crash on Broadway in Barnsley.

Macey-Jay Frudd died when a car she was travelling in ploughed into a tree in the early hours of Sunday.

Flowers at the scene of a fatal crash on Broadway in Barnsley.

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She was a passenger in a silver Vauxhall Astra which was travelling along Broadway, towards Dodworth Road, when tragedy stuck at 1.40am.

The teenager died at the scene.

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Flowers at the scene of a fatal crash on Broadway in Barnsley.

Three others in the car survived the collision and were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

An 18-year-old man was bailed by the police after questioning and a man, 19 and a girl 17, were released under investigation.

Flowers, photographs, notes and candles have been left at the crash scene and a balloon release is to be held on Sunday in memory of Macey-Jay.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the collision should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.