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Archive – May, 2017

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Appeal for witnesses to serious collision on A66 near Ravensworth

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At 12.30pm, Friday 19 May 2017 a lorry tanker travelling eastbound was involved in a collision with a green Skoda Yeti outside the Fox Hall Inn. As a result of the collision the car struck an electricity pole, bringing power cables down across the road. The lorry had been carrying corrosive chemicals but was nominally […]

Road closures in place on the A66 following collision

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The incident occurred on the westbound carriageway at around 12.30pm. Both carriageways are currently closed in the immediate area while emergency crews attend the scene and motorists are advised to find alternative routes. Anyone who witnessed the incident or the events surrounding it are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police quoting reference NYP-19052017-0177.