26/06/2017 Stockton

Appeal for Witnesses after Man is Seriously Injured in Collision on A19

Police are appealing for information after a collision which left a pedestrian seriously injured on the A19, near to the junction with the A1027 at Norton.

The collision involved a 30-year-old male pedestrian and a blue Audi A6 and happened at around 11pm on Saturday 24th June.

The pedestrian suffered serious leg injuries and a broken pelvis. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening. He remains in James Cook University Hospital in a ‘stable’ condition and continues to receive treatment.

A 66-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He was released from custody with no bail conditions whilst enquiries continue.

Any witnesses who may have seen two males walking along the A19 or anyone who may have witnessed the collision are asked to contact Sergeant Darren Breslin from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 111529.