Driver Killed in Road Crash near Settle
North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision near Settle.
The crash happened at approximately 3.45pm on Friday (2 June 2017) on the A65, at the junction with the B6480 at BuckHaw Brow.
Two vehicles were involved - a blue Volkswagen Tiguan, which was towing a small single axle trailer, and a green Skoda Yeti.
74-year-old driver of the Tiguan, who was from the Ingleton area, was taken by land ambulance to Airedale Hospital but passed away a short time later.
The road remained closed for around six hours for police collision investigators to examine the scene. It reopened at 10pm.
Police are keen to speak with anyone who witnessed the incident or saw either the Volkswagen or the Skoda prior to the collision.
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