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Fatal motorcycle collision on A19 in Selby district – rider named and family pay tribute

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He is Daniel Hornsby, aged 24, from Whitley, Goole. Family statement Daniel’s family has issued the following statement in tribute to him: “Dan had a loving happy childhood alongside his slightly older brother, and in his early years they were so close they were often mistaken as twins. “Coming from a long family line of […]

Further appeal following fatal collision near Chapel Haddlesey

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It happened at approximately 6.20pm and involved a grey Citroen C1 car, a grey Ford Ranger pick-up truck, a grey VW Jetta car, and a blue Honda motorcycle. Sadly, the 24-year-old man riding the motorcycle, who is from the Goole area, was pronounced dead at the scene. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision, […]

Witness appealing following suspected Selby assault

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The 32-year-old victim was on a night out in the town on Saturday 12 November into Sunday 13 November. At about 4am on Sunday he left The Square bar and made his way to the taxi rank on James Street, outside HSBC. The victim has no memory of being assaulted, but remembers coming to on […]

Three arrests after police pursuit in rural North Yorkshire

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At about 10.20pm on Saturday 26 November, a PCSO from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce on patrol noticed a Ford Transit van behaving suspiciously in Kellington, near Selby. The vehicle was spotted again, in Selby town centre, at about midnight by North Yorkshire’s Police Road Crime Team, but it failed to stop when requested by […]