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Man dies in collision

21 Feb 2015 10:29 AM

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A man has died in a collision in Northumberland.

It happened at 4.25pm on Friday, February 20, on the A1 northbound between the B1341 and B1342 just north of the B6348 near Belford, when a Rover car and a Scania tipper collided.

The driver of the car, a man aged in his 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the tipper was not injured.

The road was closed for around five hours to allow for investigation and vehicle recovery.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 785 20/02/15.