The Wind Down Zone

No Woman, No CryiTunesAmazon:
Bob Marley & The Wailers

Suggested articles

Driver named following fatal collision

90-year-old James Hanwell, from Ampleforth, died in the crash on the A168 near Thirsk.

Man named after fatal collision

Barry Kildin's car collided with a lorry parked in a lay-by on the A168 between Dishforth and Thirsk.

Most read

Police "increasingly concerned" after pensioner's disappearance

84-year-old Jean Jellings, from Wetherby, was last seen in the early hours of last Friday.

Show tickets go on sale

More than a 130,000 vistors are expected at the 157th version of the Great Yorkshire Show.

Fatal A1 accident

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Article image

5:14pm 7th February 2013
(Updated 5:14pm 7th February 2013)


A man has died in a crash on the A1 between Boston Spa and Wetherby.

The 45-year-old's Vauxhall Zafira collided with an articulated lorry parked on the hard shoulder waiting for a puncture to be repaired.

It happened just before 11am on Wednesday 6 February.

Just after 11.30am, there was another accident involving four vehicles near Junction 43.

The northbound carriageway was closed for several hours whilst emergency services dealt with both collisions.

Anyone who witnessed the fatal accident, saw the car being driven or had any contact with the driver beforehand is asked to call the Eastern Area Roads Policing Unit on 101.

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Newer article

Arena damages claim dismissed

Harrogate District: A Harrogate company has lost its legal battle over the development competition to build Leeds Arena.

Older article

Harrogate bypass victim named

Harrogate District: Police have named the 25-year-old man killed in a head-on collision on the A658 at Kirkby Overblow.

Top articles

Show tickets go on sale

Harrogate District: More than a 130,000 vistors are expected at the 157th version of the Great Yorkshire Show.

Show tickets go on sale

Craven & Wharfedale: More than a 130,000 vistors are expected at the 157th version of the Great Yorkshire Show.

Blogger Mum Poisoned Son To Death With Salt

World: A woman who blogged for years about her son's poor health has been convicted of poisoning him to death with salt.

Lancaster Still Hopeful For Six Nations

Sport: England coach Stuart Lancaster has said he believes England can still win the Six Nations despite losing to Ireland.

Shatner Back In LA After Nimoy Funeral No-Show

Showbiz: William Shatner has been photographed arriving back at Los Angeles airport just hours after his Star Trek co-star Leonard Nimoy's funeral which he was unable to attend.

Tour de Yorkshire host venues confirmed

Tour de France: There'll be no re-run of this year's memorable Tour de France stage finish in Harrogate.

MP Julian Smith: July

MP's Diary: Skipton and Ripon's Julian Smith talks about the success of the Tour de France.

Torch bearer profile

Follow The Flame: 74-year-old Margaret Cook carried the Olympic flame through Ilkley on Sunday 24 June.

How safe are children online?

News Extra: Stray FM takes a look at internet safety, as figures from ChildLine reveal that cyber bullying is a big issue in Yorkshire.


We Use Cookies

The Stray FM website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.