Couple in their 80s hit by a car in York

Fulford Road, near the entrance to the Iceland store. Photograph © Google Street View
5 Dec 2019 @ 4.04 pm
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An elderly couple have been hurt after being hit by a car in York.

Police in York are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage following the collision on Fulford Road involving a car and two pedestrians.

It happened near the Iceland store around 10am on Wednesday (4 December) when a Volkswagen Touran collided with an 86-year-old man and an 84-year-old woman.


The woman was treated for minor injuries at hospital and later discharged.

The man suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital. The driver of the Volkswagen was uninjured.

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said:

  • We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the vehicle prior to the collision, to get in touch as soon as possible to assist the investigation.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the police – details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Rebecca James
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC James here
Quote reference number 12190222202