Edlingham crash victims, both 96, named by police
Two 96-year-olds killed in a car crash in Northumberland have been named.
James Johnston, of Amble, and Pearl Smith, of Wooler, were back-seat passengers in a Dacia Duster which crashed with a 4X4 near Edlingham on Friday afternoon.
A 34-year-old woman driving the Dacia and a 61-year-old woman in the front seat suffered serious injuries.
A 19-year-old at the wheel of a Great Wall Steed pick-up and his 21-year-old male passenger were also hurt.
The driver has been discharged from hospital, but the front-seat passenger remains in a critical but stable condition.
The crash happened at about 15:00 BST on the A697 on the approach to the New Moor crossroads, Northumbria Police said.