Police close Northumberland road after accident

Part of a major route through Northumberland has been closed following a road accident.

Sunday, 4th December 2016, 6:20 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 2:40 pm
News from Northumbria Police

A stretch of the A68 between Low Cowden, south of Bellingham, and Toftsburn Bridge, near Otterburn, is closed in both directions this evening.

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Northumbria Police said the road is expected to reopen at about 9pm.

Diversions are in place.