Sea of Subarus was a fitting tribute to car fanatic from Belford

A convoy of Subarus drove through Belford on Sunday to mark the anniversary of the death of a father-of-three who was killed on the A1.

Friday, 27th April 2018, 12:21 pm
Updated Friday, 27th April 2018, 12:21 pm
The convoy of Subarus passing through Belford in memory of Baz Carmon

Barry Carmon, known as Baz, who lived in the village, died in a crash at Newton on the Moor on April 8, last year.

Police said that a Ford Transit van was travelling south on the northbound carriageway and a Subaru Impreza, driven by 30-year-old Baz, was travelling north on the northbound carriageway when the accident occurred.

To mark the anniversary, Baz’s cousin, Robin Foulis, organised last weekend’s event.

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Subaru drivers attended Belford Classic Car show, before going through the village in tribute to car-loving Baz.

Robin said: “It was a great turnout for Baz and it went really well.”

A week before, a similar tribute – organised by Baz’s friends from Alnwick – took place. A procession of cars travelled past the crash site before going through Belford and on to Berwick.