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Appeal following collision in Thirsk

Last modified: 10 November 2020 at 10:49am

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a road traffic collision that occurred in Thirsk.

It happened on Station Road opposite Tesco around 7.25am on Monday 9 November 2020 and involved a red pick up stlye vehicle towing a cattle/sheep trailer and a pedal cyclist.

The cyclist, a 36 year old man, received minor injuries as a result of the collision.  The red pick up failed to stop at the scene and may not be aware a collision had occurred. The circumstances are that the pick up was overtaking the cyclist and the trailer has made contact with his causing him to come off his cycle.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about The red pick up and trailer and keen to identify the vehicle and driver..

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Tc149 Garbutt. You can also email chris.garbutt@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12200197090.

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Date [09/11/2020]

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Road traffic collision appeal

It happened at [time/time frame] on [date] and involved [add basic detail of vehicles and sex/age of drivers/passengers and which town they are from].

[Add in the nature and seriousness of the injuries and that they were taken by ambulance/air ambulance to (name) Hospital. Add in the current condition of the patients or confirm if they were treated and discharged following treatment.] [Confirm any arrests, with sex/age of individuals and say if still in custody or bailed pending further enquiries.]

The stretch of road was closed for [add in number of hours] while officers investigated the scene and to allow the vehicle(s) to be recovered.

Local diversions were put in place by highways.

We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the vehicle(s) prior to the collision, to get in touch as soon as possible to assist the investigation.

In particular, we are appealing for information about [add in the key points of the appeal].

If you can help, please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for [name of officer, not rank]. You can also email [name]@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number [add in Niche or Storm number].

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Date [XX XXXXXXXX 2018]

Contact details:
Christian Garbutt - #0149
Chris.Garbutt@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 30149
Incident reference:
12200197090
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