A man and a woman, who climbed up a rig at the hydraulic fracturing site in Kirby Misperton in the early hours of Saturday 21 October, have been brought down safely from the rig.
Archive – October, 2017
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The man climbed down from the rig at about 3.45pm. He has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated trespass and criminal damage. He remains in custody at this time. A man and woman remain on a platform which is 60ft up the rig. They have been issued with safety harnesses for their safety.
Officers were called to Unity Grove at around 11.30pm on Friday 20 October where they discovered one man with stab injuries and another with a cut to his hand and other superficial injuries. Both men were taken to hospital. Around 10 minutes earlier, police were called to Skipton Road, close to Bilton Working Men’s Club, […]
Two men and a woman climbed onto a platform 60ft up a rig inside the site and have remained there since. Superintendent Michael Walker, of North Yorkshire Police, said: “Once again, emergency services resources will have to be deployed to deal with this situation. “We have endeavoured to work with people on all sides of […]
Officers were called to Unity Grove at around 11.30pm on Friday 20 October where they discovered one man with stab injuries and another with a cut to his hand and other superficial injuries. Both men have been taken to hospital. Around 10 minutes earlier, police were called to the Bilton Road area to reports that […]
It happened on Tang Hall Lane with the junction of Fifth Avenue around 11.20pm on Wednesday 18 October 2017 and involved a vehicle pulling out of Fifth Avenue onto Tang Hall Lane that collided with a cycle that was travelling down Tang Hall Lane from Hull Road. The vehicle did not stop and the cyclist […]