Two-car fatal accident near Shiptonthorpe
We have received details of an apparently fatal crash between 2 cars on the A1079 at Thorpe le Street near Shiptonthorpe, at the end of the dual carriageway section. The accident happened towards the end of the Friday evening rush-hour. The road was closed for 8 hours. We are awaiting more information, but this part of the A1079 is a well-known black spot. We believe one of the drivers died at the scene.