Man in his 20s killed in ride-on mower accident in North Yorkshire village

A young man has been killed in an accident with a ride-on mower in a village near Ripon.

North Stainley
North Stainley

The man, aged in his 20s and from Northallerton, fell from the vehicle in the village of North Stainley on Friday October 8.

He suffered serious injuries and died at the scene.

Police, fire and ambulance staff attended the scene.

Enquiries are ongoing, but there are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident.