Tyne & Wear

Driver dies in A696 Kirkharle Cross Roads collision

A man has died and another has been seriously injured in a collision in rural Northumberland.

The crash, on the A696 at Kirkharle Cross Roads, involved a Ford Ka and a Vauxhall Corsa Combo van.

The driver of the Ford was killed, and another man was taken to hospital. No details of his condition or which vehicle he was in have been released.

Anyone who witnessed the crash at about 07:25 GMT on Tuesday is asked to contact Northumbria Police.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites