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Man dies following a tractor crash in Stanhope

A man, who was driving a vintage tractor has lost his life. Credit: PA

A man has died following a tractor crash in Stanhope.

It happened at Bollihope Common on the B6278 south of Stanhope, on the junction with Juniper Banks towards Hill End.

It is believed a man, who was visiting a vintage car show was driving a tractor when he left the road.

Police have confirmed the man, driving the vintage tractor has lost his life.

It is thought the collision took place around 11:30 on Sunday morning.

Police are appealing for witnesses that may be able to help with then enquiries.