ONE man has been left in hospital following a crash near Langley.

The incident, which involved one vehicle, happened on Thursday morning on the B6295 near the village.

A Northumbria Police spokesman said: “At 9.04am on Thursday, police received a report of a road traffic collision involving one vehicle off the B6295 near Langley.

"Emergency services attended the scene. The driver was being treated for injuries that are not thought to be life-threatening at this time.”

The road was closed whilst the incident was dealt with, but has now reopened. The male driver has been taken to hospital with arm injuries.