Fatal collision A19 northbound near Cleveland Tontine

Police are tonight dealing with a fatal collision on the A19.

Police have confirmed the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle involved in the collision was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

The man died after the Audi he was driving overturned on the A172 off-slip to Stokesley. He is aged in his fifties and is from the Cleveland area.

The road remains closed while collision investigators examine the scene. A diversion is in place on the A684 at Osmotherley.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and pass information to the Force Control Room.