Man clipped

A PEDESTRIAN was clipped by a police van as he walked in Morpeth.

The collision, which has been described as ‘minor’ by police, happened at about 11.50am on Monday, August 1 when the van turned on to the A197 near Morpeth Police Station.

It knocked a 40-year-old man, who suffered a bruised shoulder.

Anyone with information or who saw the incident is asked to contact police on 03456 043043, ext 69191.