Two 81-year-olds in serious condition in hospital after Northumberland collision involving HGV
Two elderly people are in a serious condition in hospital following a collision on the A69 in Northumberland.
Emergency services were called to the collision between an HGV and a car on the A69 eastbound near to Haydon Bridge at around 3.35pm on Friday.
Police then had to close the road for a number of hours to allow an investigation to be carried out. The carriageway has now been fully reopened.
The 81 year old male driver of the car and female passenger, also 81, were taken to the RVI following the incident and are in a serious condition, officers said.