THREE people were hospitalised after a crash on the A69 this weekend.

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said three vehicles were involved in an accident two miles west of Haydon Bridge near Home Bank on Sunday.

A spokeswoman for the North East Ambulance Service said: "We were called at 16:23 to reports of a multi-vehicle road traffic collision on the A69 at Haydon Bridge.

"Nine resources were deployed and we have taken three people to hospitals."