Lorry overturns on A1 at Berwick

A lorry overturned on a roundabout on the northern outskirts of Berwick last night.

Friday, 2nd September 2016, 9:25 am
Updated Friday, 2nd September 2016, 10:54 am
A lorry overturned on the A1 Morrisons roundabout at Berwick.

The accident happened on the A1 Morrisons/Newfields roundabout around 11pm.

It is believed the lorry was travelling southbound on the A1 at the time.

Emergency services attended and the driver received medical treatment from ambulance staff before being taken to the Northumbria Hospital in Cramlington with what is believed to be minor injuries.

The North Road access was closed to allow recovery of the vehicle and cleansing of debris, fuel spillage with local diversions in place. The road was reopened at 8.17am this morning.

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