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Biker killed in crash with tractor - police appeal for witnesses
5:09pm Monday 23rd September 2013 in News
POLICE have urged witnesses to come forward, after a biker died in a crash with a tractor.
The accident happened at about 3.10pm on Sunday, on the A684 at Winton Bank near Northallerton, and the road was closed until 10.30pm.
A Yamaha motorcycle was heading away from Northallerton when it collided with a tractor travelling in the opposite direction.
The man riding the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. He has not yet been named by police.
Traffic Constable Neil Cholmondeley, of North Yorkshire Police, said: “If you witnessed the collision or saw either of the vehicles involved prior to the incident, I urge you to contact the police straight away.”
Anyone who can help officers is asked to phone TC Cholmondeley on 101, or to email email@example.com, quoting reference 12130165031.