Woman dies following Northumberland crash

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A woman has died after a collision in Northumberland.

At around 4pm this evening a car was involved in a collision with a bus on Station Road in Longhoughton.

Emergency services attended and the elderly driver of the car was taken to hospital by paramedics but she was sadly pronounced dead a short time later.

The driver of the bus was the only person on board at the time of the collision and he was not injured.

The road was closed for around five hours as emergency services dealt with the incident but it has now been fully re-opened.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact police on 101 extension 69191 quoting reference 704 08/12/15.