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Fatal crash in North Yorkshire


7:30am 23rd May 2011

A woman has died after a crash over the weekend on the A1.

On Saturday afternoon at 12.35 two vehicles collided on the south bound carrageway.

The incident involved a Green Ford Fiesta and a Red Rover.

An elderly couple from Bedale were in the Fiesta, and a 39 year old Hartlepool man was driving the Rover.

The passanger of the Fiesta had to be air lifted to James Cook Hospital but later died.

The drivers of both cars were taken to hospital.

The 39 year old suffered chest injuries, and both remain in hospital. 

The person who died has not yet been formally identified,

Police are asking any witnesses to come forward.

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