The crash happened on Giles Hill Lane in Shelf at around 1.30pm on Sunday when a purple Honda Jazz collided with a telegraph pole and a wall.ã€€
The driver, an 80-year-old man, was taken to Leeds General Infirmary with serious injuries where he later died.ã€€
PC Paul Buckley, of the Safer Roads and Neighbourhood Support Team, said: "I would appeal to anyone who was travelling in the area, and may have seen the vehicle travelling, or seen the collision itself to come forward."ã€€
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Safer Roads and Neighbourhood Support Team West via 101, quoting 860 of December 4.