Driver injured in crash on A170

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A motorist suffered minor injuries in a three car collision on the A170 near Kirkbymoorside yesterday (Wednesday, May 29).

Police were called to the crash at 5.20pm.

The collision, on the road towards Pickering, involved a white Hitachi Capital van, a silver Peugeot 307, and a grey Citroen C1.

The driver of the Citroen was injured in the collision.

There were no other injuries.

The road was closed as the vehicles were recovered and was reopened at around 7.10pm.

It was the second incident to cause disruption on the district’s roads following a fire in a lorry’s trailer which closed the A64 near Malton for several hours.