Thirsk Police Look for Witnesses After Collision
2:12pm 6th February 2013
(Updated 2:32pm 6th February 2013)
Thirsk police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in the town.
It occurred at around 5.50pm on Monday 4 February 2013, at the junction of Hambleton Drive and Long Street and involved a silver Peugeot and a white Ford Transit van.
Neither of the drivers was injured in the collision.
Prior to the incident the Peugeot had attempted to overtake the Transit and a Mercedes Benz Sprinter van, as they approached the town on the A170, Sutton Road.
A short time after the collision the drivers of all three vehicles were involved in an altercation in Thirsk market place.
Traffic Constable Neil Cholmondeley, of North Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Group, said: “I need to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or the incident which took place in the market place shortly afterwards and ask that they contact the police straight away.
“I also need to speak to anyone who may have seen the vehicles as they travelled along Sutton Road and them to get in touch.”
Anyone who can help with this enquiry is asked to contact the of North Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Group on 101, select option 2 and ask for Neil Cholmondeley. Alternatively information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
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