Members of the public come to aid of elderly motorists

The road above Askrigg.

Members of the public came to the aid of three elderly women who had gone off the road.

North Yorkshire Police said it was reported that the women had left the road above Askrigg and got stuck.

A search was carried out but the vehicle could not be found.

They issued an appeal for anyone who helped the the women to safety to come forward so that officers are aware they are safe.

Following the post on Richmondshire Today, police received a call from a member of the public to say they had found the women and helped them to safety.