York & North Yorkshire

A165 crash: Man dead and woman seriously injured

A man has died and a woman been seriously injured in a car crash in North Yorkshire.

A Suzuki Ignis and a Kia Sportage towing a caravan collided on the A165 at 09:25 BST.

The Ignis driver, a 62-year-old man from Nottinghamshire, died and the 55-year-old female passenger suffered serious injuries.

The driver of the Kia, a 59-year-old man from Whitby, was unhurt but a woman in the car suffered chest injuries.

North Yorkshire Police said inquiries were continuing and appealed to anyone with dash cam footage to contact the force.

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