Car smash injuries

A MOTORIST sustained serious injuries after a head-on crash in Amble last week.

The accident took place at around 4.45pm when a Peugeot 406 and a Renault Megane collided on The Wynd.

A man driving the Peugeot was taken to hospital with a seriously broken leg, which required surgery, and superficial facial injuries.

The driver of the Renault sustained a hip injury.

Both were breathalysed at the scene and inquiries into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191.