A 56-year-old man, who was seriously injured in a collision in north Northumberland earlier today, has died.
He had been taken to the RVI in Newcastle following the incident at around 1.45pm this afternoon, when two motorbikes and a white Renault Megane were involved in a collision on the B1340, near Beadnell.
Officers are liasing with his family at this difficult time and inquiries are continuing into the incident. The B1340 was closed following the collision and reopened five hours later at around 6.45pm.
Any witnesses, or anyone who has any information, is asked contact police on 69191, quoting reference 596 25/10/15.