A 57-year-old woman has died in a crash in East Yorkshire, police have confirmed.
On Sunday evening, police officers closed the A614 near Driffield in both directions after the fatal crash between a VW Polo and a Kawasaki motorbike.
The woman was riding pillion on the motorbike and sadly died at the scene. A man riding the motorbike suffered serious injuries and the car driver was left unhurt.
The road was closed for a number of hours while investigations took place, and Yorkshire Air Ambulance also attended the scene.
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Witnesses to the crash are now being sought by police.
“The incident happened yesterday, Sunday, August 18 on the A614 close to the junction with the B1249 Scarborough Road at around 4.30pm.
“It involved a VW Polo and a Kawasaki motorbike. The woman, who was riding pillion on the bike, sadly died at the scene.
“The man who was riding the motorbike sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the car was unhurt.”
Police want witnesses to come forward and call 101, quoting log 441 of 18/08/19 with any information.
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