A170 crash: Driver dies in collision near Pickering

A motorist has died in a two-car crash in North Yorkshire.

The collision involving a Nissan Qashqai and a VW Tiguan happened on the A170 Thornton Road, near Pickering, at about 22:15 BST on Wednesday.

The Nissan driver died at the scene and two people in the VW suffered minor injuries, North Yorkshire Police said .

The road was closed for several hours while investigation work took place. Police are asking anyone with information to come forward.

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