Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a serious collision near the entrance to Lightwater Valley in Ripon.

The incident occurred on the A6108 at around 4.35pm on Saturday (30th April) involving a white BMW estate, a blue BMW, a grey Audi, a grey Mercedes Benz and a silver Suzuki car.

A woman passenger in the Audi car suffered serious leg injuries in the incident. She is receiving treatment at hospital.

Other drivers and passengers received treatment for minor injuries.

A police statement said:

“The road remained closed until 8.20pm while the emergency services worked at the scene and to allow a full collision investigation.

“Officers would like to hear from anyone who saw the collision or recall seeing any of the vehicles prior to the incident, or motorists with any dash-cam footage that could assist with enquiries.

“If you can help, please email ben.prosser-waite@northyorkshire.police.uk or call 101, option 2, and ask for Ben Prosser-Waite.

“Please quote reference number 12220073181 when providing details.”

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