Busy afternoon for emergency services

The collision in Amble. Picture by Steve Miller
The collision in Amble. Picture by Steve Miller

Emergency services had a busy afternoon, with a crash and a fire to deal with.

Last Wednesday, at around 1.11pm, police received a report of a two-vehicle collision on Percy Drive, Amble.

The gorse fire in Alnmouth. Picture by Steve Miller

The gorse fire in Alnmouth. Picture by Steve Miller

Northumbria Police said that nobody was believed to have been seriously injured, but a 47-year-old man was arrested by police and then released pending further inquiries.

Then, at 1.40pm, fire crews were called to a gorse fire at Mount Pleasant in Alnmouth.