Two people seriously injured in York ring road crash

5 Jan 2017 @ 10.00 am
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Two people have been seriously injured in a crash on the York ring road.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses and information about the crash that occurred on the on the A1237.

It happened between the A59 roundabout and the B1224 roundabout near Knapton at approximately 8.20pm on Wednesday (January 4).

The collision involved a grey Landrover Discovery and a black Toyota Yaris.

Police appeal

The A1237 between the A59 and B1224 junctions, close to Knapton

Two people were trapped inside the Toyota. A fire crew from Acomb released them using hydraulic cutting equipment.

The two were taken by ambulance to hospital with serious injuries. The Landrover driver escaped uninjured.

Sgt Paul Cording of the Force Roads Policing Group said: “If you saw either of the vehicles prior to the collision or witnessed the collision itself then please contact us.”

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for the York Major Collision Investigation Team
Email the team here
Quote reference number 12170002169