Pensioner left with head injuries after Ripon crash

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash which left a pensioner with head injuries. It happened shortly after 8 this morning at Water Skellgate in Ripon and involved a green Nissan X-Trail and a 76-year-old woman who was walking her two dogs.

The woman has been taken to Harrogate District Hospital.

If you witnessed the collision I ask that you contact the police as soon as possible.

I also need to speak to anyone who saw the green Nissan or woman just prior to the incident and ask that they get in touch."

– Traffic Sergeant John Lumbard, North Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Group