Leeds staged another late show as Jermaine Beckford's 14th goal of the season earned a point at Hartlepool.
Michael Nelson (right) put Pools ahead midway through the first half
Hartlepool had merited the lead they held from the 21st minute when Michael Nelson headed in Robbie Elliott's free-kick at the far post.
Leeds keeper Casper Ankergren pushed Ian Moore's angled shot against the post early in the second half.
Hartlepool were on top until Beckford struck a low angled shot inside the far post in the dying seconds.
Hartlepool: Budtz, Nolan, Nelson, Antwi , Elliott, Brown (Sweeney 87), Humphreys, Boland, Liddle, Barker, Moore.
Subs Not Used: Bullock, Foley, Robson, Mackay.
Goals: Nelson 21.
Leeds: Ankergren, Richardson, Marques, Heath, Hughes, Prutton (Carole 57), Howson, Westlake (Flo 77), Beckford, Kandol, Kishishev (Thompson 57).
Subs Not Used: Huntington, Constantine.
Booked: Thompson, Howson.
Goals: Beckford 90.
Ref: Lee Mason (Lancashire).