York & North Yorkshire

Selby motorcyclist dies in Elvington tractor collision

A motorcyclist has died following a collision with a tractor in North Yorkshire.

Christopher Ryder, 41, from Selby died in the crash outside Raker Lakes, Elvington, at about 1105 BST on Monday.

Mr Ryder, who was on a Suzuki motorcycle, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the tractor, 60, was uninjured.

The road was closed in both directions for several hours while the police investigated the collision.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the police.

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