Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision near to the Shell garage in Pool-in-Wharfedale.
The incident happened at 10.30am today (20 April 2011) and involved a single decker bus and a Vauxhall Meriva.
The 70 year old driver of the Vauxhall Meriva was taken to Leeds General Infirmary with serious injuries. He later died in hospital.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact PC 554 Moore at the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 01924 293047.