Motorcyclist killed on A697 in Northumberland

Northumbria Police
Northumbria Police

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in north Northumberland.

The crash happened at around 12.05pm on Sunday on the A697 near Crookham, close to the Blue Bell pub.

A black VW golf and a Kawasaki motor cycle collided. The motorcyclist, Jamie Robert George Paterson, 30, of Edinburgh, suffered fatal injuries.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing but police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

Police are asking anyone who was in the area and has dashcam footage to call 101 quoting reference number 467 15/04/18.