Powburn crash: Driver killed in two-car collision
A man has died in a crash involving two vehicles in Northumberland.
The 68-year-old, who has not yet been named, was driving a Toyota Yaris car which was in collision with a Citroen Berlingo on Wednesday afternoon.
Northumbria Police said the crash happened on the A697, north of Powburn, one of the main road routes into Scotland.
The 63-year-old male driver of the Citroen suffered serious injuries and is in a critical condition in hospital.
A police investigation into the incident is ongoing.