A 22-year-old man, who was seriously hurt in a road traffic collision with a horse, has died as a result of his injuries.
The man was driving an Audi A4 car when he collided with the horse in Moss Road, Askern.
He was taken to hospital with serious injuries, and a police spokesman has now confirmed that he died yesterday as a result of his injuries.
His identity is not yet known.
The horse died instantly as a result of the collision which happened at 6.05am on September 18.
Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident.
Anyone with information on the collision is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 111 of September 18 2014.