Driver taken to hospital following crash on A1 near Belford

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

By James Barker
Friday, 21 June, 2019, 14:40
Traffic delays are expected

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

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

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