A man who was seriously hurt after being in a collision with a car in a supermarket car park has died from his injuries.
The 77-year-old man was walking through Lidl carpark in Northallerton when a black Volkswagen ID3 collided with him.
It happened at about 1.50pm on Monday (8 August).
The seriously injured man was airlifted to James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough, where he died, police revealed today (Saturday).
A friend on Facebook paid tribute to him. “He was a lovely kind gentleman who did a lot for his community where he was highly thought of and will be much missed especially by his wife,” she wrote.
Officers have renewed their appeal for any witnesses who have not yet come forward, or anyone who has dashcam footage.
Anyone with information is asked to come forward and to either contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and speak to the Force Control Room or contact the officer in case DC 918 Ed Drake on [email protected]
Please quote reference 12221039886 when sharing information.
From Tuesday 9 August, 2022 @ 12.25 pm
A man has suffered serious injuries in an incident at a North Yorkshire supermarket car park.
A collision between a car and the pedestrian happened at around 1.50pm on Monday at the Lidl supermarket in Northallerton.
The man, aged in his 70s, was taken by air ambulance to James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough where he remains with serious injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage of the incident and has not yet spoken to the police is asked to call 101, quoting incident number 12220139886.
Police said the driver of the car involved has been interviewed under caution.