Tyne & Wear

Joan Hine named as woman killed in A1 crash in Northumberland

The Great North Air Ambulance Image copyright Great North Air Ambulance
Image caption The northbound A1 at the Newton on the Moor and Longframlington junction was closed for four hours

A woman who was killed in a crash on the A1 in Northumberland has been named.

Joan Hine, 82, from the Denwick area, was in one of two vehicles involved in the crash at about 12:15 GMT on Sunday.

The Great North Air Ambulance said paramedics treated her at the scene but she died before she could be taken to hospital.

The northbound A1 at the Newton on the Moor and Longframlington junction was closed for four hours.

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