Driver taken to hospital following crash on A1 near Belford

The A1 was closed in both directions last week after a two-HGV collision.

Friday, 21st June 2019, 2:40 pm
Updated Monday, 24th June 2019, 1:36 pm
Traffic delays are expected

Traffic diversions were in place following the crash, near Belford, on Friday afternoon.

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A Northumbria Police spokesman said the driver of one of the vehicles, a 52-year-old man, was taken to hospital as a precaution.

The road was closed both north and southbound while emergency services were at the scene and motorists were advised to use the A697.