Three dead in B6268 crash on Masham Road in North Yorkshire

Three men have died in a fatal collision in North Yorkshire after the car that they were travelling in was involved in a serious collision. 

Emergency services were called to B6268, Masham Road, near Thornton Watlass, Bedale, following reports of a one-car collision on the stretch of road. 

After arriving on the scene, officers from North Yorkshire Police found a grey Alfa Romeo which was involved in the crash, and the four occupants of the car.

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The police force has confirmed that three passengers within the vehicle, a 17-year-old man and two 18-year-old men have died as a result of their injuries.

The 18-year-old man who was driving sustained serious injuries and is currently receiving treatment in hospital.

Following the fatal collision, North Yorkshire Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident, may have seen the vehicle in the area prior to the collision or anyone who may have dashcam footage or any other information that could help the investigation.

If you can help, email: MCIT@northyorkshire.police.uk or call 101, select option 2, and ask for the Major Collision Investigation Team.

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