Two vehicle collision on A697 in Northumberland

02 Oct 2017 15:00 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a two vehicle collision on the A697 in Northumberland.

It happened at 12.10pm on Saturday, September 30, approximately half a mile north of New Moor House Crossroads in Edlingham. 

A Mercedes car was travelling south and a Land Rover was travelling north when, for reasons yet to be established, they collided. 

A passenger in the Mercedes, a 20-year-old woman was taken to the RVI with serious injuries, where she is still receiving treatment.

The road was closed for approximately four hours while the casualty was dealt with, the vehicles recovered and the scene examined by police.

Police are appealing for witnesses, anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference 549 of 30/09/17.