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Search for Witnesses After Collision Between Cattle Trailer and Car on A64 Near York

Police 7

2:20pm 5th November 2013

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision near York.

At around 5pm on Saturday 2 November 2013, a black Nissan Navaro, which was towing a trailer full of cattle, collided with a blue Ford Fiesta on the A64 at Towthorpe crossroads.

The Nissan was travelling along Towthorpe Moor Lane and the Fiesta was heading along the A64 towards Malton.

Both vehicles sustained extensive damage in the collision.

A 77-year-old man, who was a passenger in the Fiesta, was taken to York Hospital with minor injuries sustained in the collision.

None of the animals were hurt in the incident and were taken away from the scene after being transferred to another vehicle.

Officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw either vehicle prior to the incident to contact them with information.

Anyone who can help officers with their enquiries is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 – select option 2 – and ask for PC Mark Patterson or York police.

Alternatively, information can be emailed to mark.patterson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Please quote reference number 12130190514 when passing information about this incident.

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