20/09/2017

Officers Appeal for Witnesses Following Collision in Normanby

Police are appealing for witnesses after a silver Kia Soul and a black Vauxhall Zafira collided on West Street prior to the junction with Hollywalk Avenue in Normanby, Middlesbrough.

The incident occurred on Friday 8th September at 1pm.

As a result of the collision, the 59-year-old driver of the Kia was taken to James Cook University hospital where he was treated for a hip injury.

Three passengers from the Vauxhall were also taken to James Cook University Hospital, a 4-year-old girl was kept in overnight for observation, a 6-year-old boy received treatment for bruising and swelling to the face and a 9-year-old boy received treatment for a cut to his head.

The 35-year-old driver of the Vauxhall was arrested on suspicion of driving without due care and attention and has been released under investigation.

Any witnesses or members of the public who approached the scene at the time of the incident are asked to contact PC Ian Largan from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number on 101, quoting event number 162435.