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Police urge rural motorists to be vigilant during ‘peak time’ for deer collisions

Police urge rural motorists to be vigilant during ‘peak time’ for deer collisions

Posted on in News stories, Rural

Officers have attended a number of incidents recently involving deer and other animals hit by vehicles and suffering greatly. On Saturday 30 May 2020, just after midnight, police attended Hull Road at Grimston Bar, near York, where a deer had been hit by a vehicle and left with broken legs. The previous day, officers on […]

Off-road bike seized as police remind riders to be safe and responsible

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The message comes as officers seized an off-road bike which was being ridden on the roads of Settle. At about 7am on Sunday 31 May 2020, officers from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce noticed an off-road Honda motorcycle being ridden around the town’s roads. Officers stopped the bike, and reported the rider, a 27-year-old local […]