Man dies in crash on A169

Police appeal
Police appeal

A man from Whitby died following a crash on the A169 Pickering road yesterday.

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: "We are now in a position to confirm that sadly a 33-year-old man from Whitby died as a result of the collision between a black Renault Twingo and a white DAF HGV lorry on the A169 at Saltergate Bank on Tuesday March 1.

"Police are appealing for anyone who saw the collision, or either of the vehicles involved, to dial 101 and ask to speak to TC Matthew Tanfield of the Major Collision Investigation Team or emailMatthew.Tanfield@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

"Please quote reference 12160036735."