Two remain in hospital after serious collision on A658 near North Rigton


Police are appealing fir witnesses following a serious collision at North Rigton, Harrogate.

  • 3.25pm on Tuesday 14 May
  • A658, at the crossroads with Dunkeswick Lane
  • Known locally as North Rigton Crossroads

The collision involved a Red Yamaha motorcycle travelling from the Dunkeswick Lane direction and a VW Up in blue travelling in the general Harrogate direction on the A658.

The rider of the motorcycle, a 29 year-old man from the Leeds area and the car driver a 32 year-old man from the Ilkley were both taken to Leeds General Infirmary with serious injuries.

Both men remain in hospital.

Police are appealing for witnesses / Das Cam footage of the collision and also anyone who witnessed either of the vehicles prior to the collision, to get in touch.

Dial 101, press 2 and ask to speak to Traffic Sergeant 638 Andy Morton. Alternatively, you can email

Please quote reference number NYP 14052019-0325 when passing on any information.

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