Fatal collision in Alnwick Moor

18 Feb 2015 08:05 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision in Northumberland.

At 7:21pm on Tuesday, February 17, a Rover and a VW Passat were involved in a collision near to West Land Cottages on Alnwick Moor.

Police and paramedics attended and the driver of the Rover, a 82-year-old local man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Passat, a 31-year-old man, was taken to Wansbeck hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed for around five and a half hours for collision investigation.

Enquiries are ongoing into the collision and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 1010 17/02/15.