Tyne & Wear

Motorcyclist killed in crash with car in Northumberland

A motorcyclist has been killed in a collision with a car on a road in Northumberland.

Emergency services were called to the A696 at Milbourne, near Ponteland, on Sunday afternoon.

Northumbria Police named the dead man as 44-year-old Glen Berry, who was from the Birtley area. No-one else was hurt in the incident.

A section of the road was closed for about four hours and police are appealing for witnesses.

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