Serious road collision at Kirby Hill

Police are appealing for witnesses of the crash.
Police are appealing for witnesses of the crash.

Two people were injured following a road traffic accident at Kirby Hill.

The crash happened at 2.15pm on Sunday, October 21 at the junction of Church Lane and Boroughbridge Road, Kirby Hill.

A grey Vauxhall Corsa, driven by an 82-year-old man from Easingwold, collided with a silver Land Rover Discovery, driven by a 35-year-old woman from Dishforth.

The 82-year-old man was taken to York District Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. The driver of the Land Rover was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where she was treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

She has since been released.

North Yorkshire Police’s road policing group traffic constable, Steve Wood, said: “If you witnessed the collision or saw either of the vehicles just prior to the incident please contact the police as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information can contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, press option 2 and ask for Steve Wood or email, quoting reference number 12120177953.