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Appeal for witnesses following fatal collision near Skipton

Police are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage after a man died in a collision on the A65 near Skipton.

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It happened on Tuesday 10 December at around 5.50pm on the Skipton by-pass, north of the town, and involved a white lorry and a silver Volkswagen Polo.

The driver of the Polo died at the scene of the collision and the lorry driver was uninjured.

The lorry was travelling towards Harrogate and the Polo was traveling in the opposite direction.

Officers are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and saw the silver VW Polo or the white lorry either before the collision, or who witnessed the crash to contact them.

  • Anyone who can help the investigation is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101 and pass information for the investigating officer, PC Adam Elliott or email
  • Quote incident number 12190226249 when passing on information.