Woman, 81, dies after crash on A1 near Berwick bypass
An 81-year-old woman has died after she was involved in a crash on the A1 near the Berwick bypass in Northumberland.
She had been driving a Nissan Note which was involved in a collision with an articulated lorry around 12:00 GMT.
She was pronounced dead while being taken to Wansbeck Hospital in Ashington. The lorry driver, a 55-year-old man, was not injured.
Northumbria Police said the circumstances of the crash are being investigated.
The road has reopened in both directions.