Police officer taken to hospital after Redheugh Bridge crash
- 27 March 2014
- From the section Tyne & Wear
A police officer has been taken to hospital after a crash on Tyneside's Redheugh Bridge.
The incident, at around 13:50 GMT, involved a police vehicle and a bus.
The officer's injuries were not life-threatening, while some bus passengers were treated at the scene after suffering minor injuries, a Northumbria Police spokeswoman said.
The bridge, which connects Newcastle and Gateshead, was closed in both directions.