29/02/2016 Redcar and Cleveland

Appeal for Witnesses after Incident Involving Vehicle on the A171 Eastbound

Police are appealing for information after an incident in which a Saab 9-3 collided with a fence and a tree on the A171 eastbound, approximately 150 metres prior to ...

... Middlesbrough Road roundabout in Guisborough.

The incident occurred on Friday 26th February at around 11am. The Great North Air Ambulance attended the scene and emergency services closed the road whilst the 36-year-old male driver was removed from the vehicle and treated for his injuries. He is currently being treated at James Cook University Hospital for a severely broken leg.

Anyone who may have witnessed the manner of driving of the Saab 9-3 or an Audi A3 on the A171 eastbound prior to the incident is asked to contact the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 034761.