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UPDATE: Body of elderly man recovered from York river

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A member of the public made a report to North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service at around 2.40pm today (Thursday 29 July 2021) after noticing a figure in the water between Clifton Bridge and the A1237. The fire boat crew helped to secure the body while the police Under Water Search Unit arrived from Humberside […]

Petrol station burglary investigated by officers

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The offence occurred at around 2.30am on Thursday, 29 July at the petrol station on York Road. It is believed two men entered the store after damaging the shutters and left a short time later taking a cash drawer with them. The men were wearing dark coloured clothing with gloves and their faces covered. Officers […]

Three arrested as man dies following incident in Skipton

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Three men have been arrested after a man died in Skipton last night (Wednesday, 28 July). Officers were called Aireville Park at around 8pm following a report of a man suffering serious injuries at the location. The man was taken to hospital for treatment but was pronounced dead a short time later. The man’s next […]

Appeal for witnesses following serious collision on A19

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The incident happened on the North Bound carriageway near Staddle Bridge, Northallerton, at 3.55am and involved three vehicles. The occupants of the white Toyota Hilux and the yellow Daily Iveco were uninjured. The occupants of the silver Nissan Juke, all men aged 21, 26 and 31, were taken to hospital with serious but not believed […]

Northallerton area appeal following fatal three-vehicle collision on A19 near Thimbleby

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It occurred at around 12.45am today (Tuesday 28 July 2021) and involved a green Polaris all-terrain vehicle with a trailer, a white Vauxhall Vivaro van, and a black VW Golf. It is believed the Polaris had entered the south-bound carriageway of the A19 from the direction of Thimbleby when the initial collision occurred with the […]