Man killed in collision with combine harvester


A man has been killed after a collision with a combine harvester in north Northumberland.

The collision happened just after 7.30pm last night on the A1167 old A1 Road leading into Berwick.

Officers, ambulance staff and fire crews attended and the driver of an Audi car was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A section of the road between Scremerston and Cemetery Lane was closed for several hours with diversions in place while collision investigation work was done.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to ring police on 101 quoting reference number 1130 23/09/16