Man dies in York city centre collision

A car at the scene of the accident, behind police tape
10 Feb 2020 @ 2.00 pm
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Police today confirmed that a man died in the accident which saw roads closed off in York city centre on Sunday.

Officers were called to reports of a collision involving a grey Skoda Octavia and a pedestrian at about 2.30am on Sunday (9 February).

It happened at the junction of Station Road and Rougier Street.

Sadly the pedestrian, a man in his 30s from Leeds, was pronounced dead at the scene.


The road was closed until about 10.30am while emergency services worked at the scene.

Police are appealing for any witnesses – or anyone who has dashcam footage that may assist the investigation – to contact them.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for the Major Collision Investigation Team or TC Gemma Brett
Email the Major Collision Investigation Team here
Quote reference number 12200022915