It has been confirmed that the couple involved in a collision on the 15th December on the A61 in South Stanley have both died.
The 73 year old man was taken by air ambulance to the LGI and the 72 year old woman to Harrogate Hospital by Ambulance following the collision between their Subaru Outback and a DAF lorry.
The driver of the lorry was uninjured.
The road remained closed on the day for many hours while accident investigation took place.
If you witnessed the crash, North Yorkshire Police would like to hear from you. You can dial 101 – quoting reference: 151-22011-0130