A WOMAN has died and a man has been arrested following a crash on the A169 moors road yesterday afternoon.
The silver Renault Clio being driven by a 24 year-old man from the Doncaster area left the road and overturned before landing in a field.
A 23 year-old passenger was airlifted to James Cook Hospital but died.
They were travelling from Whitby towards Pickering when it happened just after 3pm and the road remained closed until about 9pm while police carried out investigations.
The driver was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.