‘Emmerdale’ Spoilers: Who Dies? James Barton Named Favourite To Die After Car Crash, By HuffPost UK Readers

The drama comes to an end tonight.
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There’s been one huge question on soap fans’ lips this week - who dies in ‘Emmerdale’?

Tonight (Friday 21 October) we will finally find out, but in the run-up to the emotionally-charged episode, we asked you for your thoughts on who we’ll be saying goodbye to.

Over 6,000 readers voted in our poll and we can now reveal that 24% of you think James Barton will be the one who takes his last breathe, following the car crash drama.

<strong>The Emma and James Barton episode took plenty of twists and turns </strong>
The Emma and James Barton episode took plenty of twists and turns
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Close behind is Ashley Thomas, whose car was the first to crash, when James landed on it, with 10% of voters predicting he will die, while Emma Barton and Pierce Harris earned 17% of the votes each.

7% of readers voted for Aaron Dingle, while 6% chose Paddy Kirk and just 4% went for Robert Sugden.

The whole week of episodes has been praised by fans, and Thursday’s 15 car pile-up certainly lived up to the hype.

It hasn’t just been about huge stunts and action-packed scenes though, and some of the week’s best moments have included just two or three characters sharing a tender moment.

Catch up on all the latest soap news and spoilers here.

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