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Renewed appeal as police name woman who died in New Year’s Eve collision near Escrick

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Police investigating a fatal collision on the A19 near Escrick on New Year’s Eve have released the name of the woman who died as they renew their appeal for witnesses.

The deceased was 81-year-old Alice Ann Bock, known as Ann to family and friends, from Brayton near Selby.

The collision occurred just before 1.55pm on Tuesday 31 December 2019, and involved a black Audi and a black Kia. A number of occupants of both cars sustained injuries, and sadly Ann was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed for collision investigation work to be undertaken at the scene.

Officers are appealing for any witnesses who saw either vehicle prior to the collision or who witnessed the collision to contact them. They are especially keen to hear from anyone who has dash-cam footage.

Anyone who can help the investigation is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101 to pass information, quoting reference 12190238470, or email to either Emma.Drummond@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or MCIT@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Last modified: January 14, 2020