Train collides with car on Tyne Valley line
Last updated at 18:06, Wednesday, 05 December 2012
A TRAIN has struck a car after it crashed onto the railway line between Greenhead and Haltwhistle.
Police say the car strayed on to the line at around 4.25pm on Wednesday and received a "glancing blow" from a passing freight train.
Officers at the scene say the train stopped further down the line and no-one on board was injured.
However, the ambulance service was called to deal with one casualty from the car.
See this week's Hexham Courant for further details.
First published at 18:05, Wednesday, 05 December 2012
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk