82-year-old cyclist dies in collision near Northallerton

in News/Northallerton

are calling for witnesses and information after an elderly cyclist died in a with a horse box on the outskirts of Northallerton.

The incident occurred on the B1263 at the crossroads with Holywell Lane, North Cowton, at about 11.05am on Sunday 31 January 2016.

The 82-year-old man on the bicycle, who is from the Darlington area, entered the main road after approaching the junction from Holywell Lane.

He suffered fatal injuries in the collision with the black and gold horse box which was travelling on the B1263. We are not in a position to name the man at this time.

Police are appealing for people to come forward who witnessed the collision or possibly recall seeing the horsebox or the cyclist prior to the incident.

If you can help, please call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for the Major Collision Investigation Team. Or email MCIT@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk quoting reference number 12160018001.

Please share the news


Support the Harrogate Informer

The Harrogate Informer is asking our readers to support local independent journalism.

We are editorially independent and publish without bias or influence – there is not a rich investor or shareholders that we answer to.

Good journalism is a valuable part of a community, but we want to do more.

Good journalism is about meeting people and covering a story. Our aim is to offer a wide range of news items and present them in an interesting way for all ages.

We are asking our readers to make a small donation, either as a one-off donation or a regular donation each month. Support can be from as little as £1

All contributions are appreciated, whether big or small. It enables us to expand the work that we are already doing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Latest from News

Go to Top