Car driver dies in crash with lorry on A69
A man has died in a crash involving a car and a lorry on a main road in Northumberland.
The crash happened on the A69 east of Haydon Bridge, shortly after 03:00 BST.
A Northumbria Police spokesman said the car driver was pronounced dead at the scene. No further details have been released.
The major cross-country route was closed for about nine hours, leading to delays in both directions. It has since reopened.