Man dies after Lobley Hill Road crash in Gateshead
A man has been killed in an early-morning crash in Gateshead.
Michael Andrew Massey was travelling in a Renault Clio which left the A692 Lobley Hill Road at Byer Moor.
The 33-year-old, from Birch Crescent in Burnopfield in County Durham, was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary, but died.
A second man in the car sustained a head injury. Officers are appealing for a motorist who stopped at the scene at about 05:00 GMT to contact them.