York & North Yorkshire

Batley motorcyclist dies in Grassington lorry crash

A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a lorry in North Yorkshire.

The 25-year-old biker, from Batley, West Yorkshire, was on the B6265 in Grassington when he collided with the lorry travelling the opposite way.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the lorry was not injured in the crash, which happened at about 09:20 BST on Saturday.

North Yorkshire Police urged anyone who saw the collision to come forward. The road was closed for five hours.

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