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Fatal two vehicle collision in Benton

29 Jun 2017 16:00 PM

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Police investigating a two vehicle collision have now confirmed that the driver of one of the vehicles has sadly died.

The collision happened at approximately 2.45pm on Saturday, June 24 in the ASDA carpark on Whitley Road in Benton, North Tyneside. Two people were taken to hospital following the incident and an 82 year old man has died today. 

An investigation is ongoing into the incident and officers are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who has dashcam footage,  to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting 689 of 240617.