31/01/2017 Redcar and Cleveland

Appeal For Witnesses Following Fail To Stop Collision in Grangetown

Police are appealing for information after a collision involving a silver Ford Focus and a 17-year-old female pedestrian on Birchington Avenue in Grangetown.

The incident occurred yesterday, Monday 30th January, at around 7:40pm and the driver of the vehicle failed to stop at the scene.

As a result of the collision the pedestrian was taken to James Cook University Hospital where she was treated for a fractured wrist, a knee injury and cuts and bruises.

Any witnesses who may have seen the collision are asked to contact PC Mark Pearson from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 017042.