Lorry collision victim dies on A189 near Blyth
- 20 May 2014
- From the section Tyne & Wear
A man died when he was struck by a lorry in Northumberland.
The 40-year-old, who has not yet been named, was hit on the A189 Spine Road, near Blyth just before 02:40 BST, Northumbria Police said.
No-one else was injured, but a force spokesman said the lorry driver was treated for shock.
A stretch of the road between the Three Horseshoes Inn and Blyth Asda was closed for a time. Police have appealed for witnesses.