05/05/2015

Police Appeal For Witnesses To 'Serious Collision' Near Pickering

North Yorkshire Police have appealed for witnesses to a "serious collision" near Pickering on Friday 01 May.

It is understood that three cars – a black Peugeot 106, a black Mercedez and a black Honda Civic – were involved in a collision at about 22:00 on the A169 Pickering to Whitby road.

The driver and the passenger of the Puegeot – two men aged 24 and 22 respectively – suffered serious injuries in the collision, with the passenger needing to be cut from the vehicle by firecrews.

Two female occupants of the Mercedes were assessed at the scene by paramedics but did not require hospital treatment. The male and female occupants of the Honda were uninjured.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen the collision, or any of the vehicles involved prior to it, to contact them on 101.

(MH)


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