A road is closed in Northumberland after two women were injured in a crash.
The collision at Red Rowe at the junction of the B1330 and the A1068 is shut while officers from Northumbria Police investigate the incident.
The crash happened at approximately 6.50pm between two cars.
Two women from one vehicle were taken to Newcastle for hospital treatment by road ambulance.
Crews from Tyne and Wear Fire Service had to cut free one of the ladies using specialist equipment from the car.
They are still at the scene clearing the road of debris.