Cyclist killed after being hit by Porsche driver in North Yorkshire

A cyclist was killed after being hit by a sports car in North Yorkshire.

Monday, 11th May 2020, 6:39 pm
Updated Monday, 11th May 2020, 6:58 pm

Police are appealing for witnesses following the fatal collision, which happened at around 1.45pm on Sunday, May 10.

It took place on the A168 northbound between Allerton Park and Boroughbridge.

The cyclist and the driver of the black Porsche 911 Carrera were both travelling in the same direction towards Boroughbridge.

The A168 in North Yorkshire (photo: Google).

The 34-year-old male cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 35-year-old driver of the Porsche was arrested and has been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident or for anyone who may have seen the cyclist or Porsche beforehand.

If you have any information, including any dash-cam footage, please email [email protected] or [email protected]

Alternatively, call the Force Control Room on 101.

Quote North Yorkshire Police reference number 12200077893 when providing any information.


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