Tyne & Wear

Gosforth death crash driver's name released

Police in Newcastle have released the name of a 39-year-old man killed in a crash between a car and a bus.

Andrew Quinn was driving an Audi R8 which was involved in a collision with a single-decker travelling in the opposite direction on Sunday night.

The 39-year-old company director, from Gosforth, was pronounced dead at the scene on the B1318 Great North Road, in Gosforth.

The 61-year-old bus driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Northumbria Police said it was believed Mr Quinn and the Audi may have been in the Jesmond area during the afternoon, and has appealed for anyone with information about his movements to get in touch.

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