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Appeal for information following fatal collision on the A64 near Tadcaster

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Officers are appealing for information following a fatal collision on the westbound carriageway of the A64 near Tadcaster.

Officers are appealing for information following a fatal collision on the westbound carriageway of the A64 near Tadcaster.

The collision involved a car and a male pedestrian and occurred just after 12.30am on Friday, 25 January. His next of kin has been informed.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving whilst under the influence of drugs.

Road closures were put in place while emergency crews attended the scene with the road re-opening at around 8am.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or the events surrounding, who has not already spoken with police, to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting reference NYP-25012019-0009.

 

Last modified: January 25, 2019