Man dies following crash between tractor and car

The road is expected to be closed for some time.

The road is expected to be closed for some time. - Credit: Ian Burt

A man has died following a crash between a tractor and a car on the B1145 in Gayton this morning.

Police were called at 8.10am to reports of the crash between a black VW Jetta and a tractor.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police described the crash on Lynn Road in Gayton as "very serious". 

Police described the crash on Lynn Road in Gayton as "very serious". - Credit: Ian Burt

The road remains closed for several hours.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, the manner of driving of either vehicle prior to the incident – or has dashcam footage – should contact the serious collision investigation team on 101 quoting incident number 69 of Thursday October 14, 2021.

Police have urged people to avoid the area.

Police have urged people to avoid the area. - Credit: Michael Fysh


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