Fatal collision near Harrogate

Police in Harrogate are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died as the result of a collision on the A59.

It occurred at around 5.10pm on Sunday 9 February 2014, approximately five miles out of Harrogate towards Skipton, near to the entrance of High Moor Farm Caravan Park.



The collision involved a gold Honda CRV and a black Triumph Daytona motorcycle.

As a result of the incident, the 25-year-old Harrogate man riding the Triumph was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where he was sadly pronounced dead.

Traffic Constable Sean Grey, of the Force’s Roads Policing Group, said: I know that there was a lot of traffic in the area at the time of the collision and I am urging the occupants of the cars to come forward straight away as they may have vital information which could help my enquiries.

Anyone who can assist officers with this investigation should contact Harrogate police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Sean Grey. Alternatively, information can be emailed to sean.grey@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk. Please quote reference number 12140021714.


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