Motorbike passenger dies in North Yorkshire crash
- 23 June 2014
- From the section York & North Yorkshire
A woman passenger riding pillion on a motorbike has died in a crash near York.
North Yorkshire Police said the bike she was travelling on came off the road on the A1237 at Knapton at 11:15 BST on Sunday.
The 39-year-old from the Rotherham area was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.
The motorcycle's rider, a man who is also from the Rotherham area, received "non life-threatening" injuries.