Detectives have named a man and woman who died following a motorcycle crash on the A1 Western Bypass near Swalwell on Friday night.
Two people have been arrested after a woman died in a crash involving a motorbike, a tanker, and a van in County Durham on Thursday
A woman has died in a collision on the A1 in North Yorkshire this morning.
Sergeant John Lumbard, from North Yorkshire Police said: "We were called just after six o'clock to a traffic accident on the A1. It's a serious accident. A car has left the road and gone into a tree.
"At the moment it's very early stages of the investigation. But we do believe the weather conditions have played a significant part in what's happened."
A woman has been seriously injured in a collision on the A1(M) in North Yorkshire.
It's believed to have happened just after 5:30am this morning, when the 27-year-old's Peugeot aquaplaned and overturned just south of Catterick.
As a result, the southbound carriageway has been closed between Catterick Airfield and Killerby Hall . It's expected to re-open in the next half hour
Arseng Rashid, 18, who has been sentenced to five years in prison and disqualified from driving for five years at Teesside Crown Court.
He pleaded guilty to two counts of death by dangerous driving.
A 63-year-old lorry driver has been committed to Warwick Crown Court after being charged with causing the death of a four-year-old by dangerous driving.
Robert Booth, of Brockley Street, Town End Farm, Sunderland, appeared at Solihull Magistrates Court today charged with causing the death of Priyanka Bhogal.
Priyanka, from Coventry, suffered fatal injuries when the car she was travelling in was involved in a collision on the M6 in the early hours of Sunday November 27 last year.
Mr Booth, who did not enter a plea, is due to appear at Warwick Crown Court on July 24.
Police have named a seventy year old York woman who died in a crash at the weekend. Sheila Stavert-Lee from Wigginton was killed alongside a father and son following the two car collision on the A614 near Goole in East Yorkshire.
The scene of the crash on Wrekenton High Street, Gateshead.
A man in his 70s had died after being hit by a bus.
A man in his 70s died after being hit by a bus.
The accident took place on Wrekenton High Street, Gateshead, at around 7.30am today.
The road is closed and diversions have been put in place.
A light aircraft has crashed into a field in Northumberland. The pilot managed to escape before the plane crashed and set on fire. No one was seriously injured. It happened at around 1pm this afternoon beside the runway of Eshott Air Field near Felton. Police are now investigating.