A man has died after being hit by a coach in Northumberland.

The incident happened on the A189 Spine Road in Blyth at just before 5.10pm on December 27.

It is understood the white coach had been travelling northbound at the time.

A man died at the scene, while the driver of the coach suffered minor injuries.

Police are urging anyone with dash cam footage to come forward.

Sergeant Matt Sykes, of Northumbria Police's motor patrols unit, said:

"Enquiries are now being carried out by our officers to establish exactly what has happened - but we still need to speak to people who witnessed the collision."

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident 856 of December 27.