Motorbiker dies in collision near Selby
10:06am 8th April 2010
A mans died after a collision between a car and a motorbike near Towton.
At around 7.30pm liast night a red Honda motorcycle travelling from Tadcaster towards Sherburn in Elmet collided with a silver Saab 95 travelling in the opposite direction.
The incident occurred between Towton Village and Scarthingwell Golf Club.
The rider of the motorbike, a 42-year-old man from the York area, sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Saab, a 38-year-old woman from Leeds, was arrested in connection with the incident and has been released on police bail as enquiries continue.
Police need to talk to anyone who may have seen it.
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