Appeal to trace HGV driver following collision on A19

Police are appealing for information to help trace an HGV after a collision on the A19 yesterday (Monday 14th March).

It happened at 8.40am on the southbound carriageway near Stockton and involved a Hyundai driven by a woman being in collision with the HGV and her car leaving the road, to collide with a tree.  The HGV driver did not stop at the scene and no details of this vehicle are known.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or who has information about the collision and particularly the HGV is asked to contact PC Steven Harbisher of the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the 101 number.  Please quote Event 45495.