Woman dies in collision near Catterick Village

A woman died in a two-car collision near Catterick Village today.

Police have appealed for information following the incident on the A6055 between Catterick Village and Leeming Bar at around 2.20am today.

Ihe incident involved a black Audi A7 which was travelling southbound and a blue Kia Ceed travelling in the opposite direction.

Sadly, the Kia driver, a local woman in her 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed for a number of hours to allow the emergency services to attend the collision and investigate.

A police spokesperson said: “Did you see what happened or did you see either vehicle just before the crash?

“If you have dash camera footage, please save it and contact us.”

Call 101, select option one and quote reference 12210172288 with information.

Alternatively email the officer in the case, PC Nicola Gill, at Nicola.gill@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk