A man has died after a collision between a motorcycle and a Mini Cooper this morning (Monday).
The crash happened at around 10am on Bank Holiday Monday, May 27, on the B1337 at Longhirst.
The man was taken to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary, where he was pronounced dead. He has not yet been named.
Potential witnesses are asked to call motor patrols at Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191.