Appeal for witnesses after fatal crash near Boroughbridge

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman in her thirties died in a collision near Boroughbridge yesterday, December 5.

Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 9:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 2:42 pm
Police are appealing for information.

Police were called at 12.24pm to the serious collision on the A168 just south of Boroughbridge, involving a red Ford Ka and a green lorry.

The driver of the Ka was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where she sadly died.

The driver of the lorry was uninjured but left very shaken up.

Anyone with information can contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for the Major Collision Investigation team, or email [email protected], quoting reference number 12160219432.

The road was closed to allow emergency services to deal with the collision and to allow collision investigators to examine the scene. It reopened at 4.05pm.