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Dillon Turner quad bike crash referred to police watchdog

Dillon Turner Image copyright Durham Police
Image caption Dillon Turner was airlifted to Middlesbrough's James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough where he later died

A quad bike crash in which a 19-year-old died has been referred to the police watchdog.

Dillon Turner, from Coundon, County Durham, was fatally wounded in the incident in Ingleton on Tuesday.

North Yorkshire Police said inquires into the theft of a quad bike had led officers into County Durham where the crash took place.

It has informed the Independent Police Complaints Commission, which will decide whether to investigate.

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