North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a fatal collision on A170, Thornton Road near Pickering.

It happened at approximately 10.13pm on Wednesday 3 April 2024 and involved a grey VW Tiguan and a maroon Nissan Qashqai.

Sadly, the driver of the Nissan Qashqai was pronounced deceased at the scene. The two occupants of the VW Tiguan were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed for a number of hours while we investigated the scene and to allow the vehicles involved to be recovered.

The road has since reopened

Police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision, anyone who may have seen the vehicles prior to the collision, or anyone with relevant dashcam footage, to contact us.

Please email [email protected] if you can assist.

Alternatively, you can call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Isaac Carter.

Please quote reference 12240058273 when passing on information.