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A girl, aged 14, has suffered a broken back and pelvis after being struck by a car on Teesside.
The collision took place on Station Road in Billingham, at 5.50pm on Saturday.
The teenage girl was taken to the James Cook Memorial Hospital in Middlesbrough for treatment.
Cleveland Police say a man, aged 18, has been reported for summons.
Dancers from all over the world are in Billingham today as final preparations take place for the International Folklore Festival in the town.
It starts tomorrow (August 13). This year one of the highlights will be a syncronised Indian dancing group performing in a swimming pool.
The event was organised by the Billingham branch of the Royal British Legion.
300 pupils laid 150 poppies at the town's war memorial which they made at school.
Jamie Bell is the latest actor to be linked with becoming the new James Bond.
According to The Sun, the 30-year-old, originally from Billingham in Teesside, has spoken to Bond producers about taking over from Daniel Craig.
Bell rose to fame as the child star of Billy Elliot and has more recently been seen in blockbusters like Fantastic Four.
The first lambs have been born at RSPB Saltholme, near Billingham, after some dogs attacked, terrorised and killed sheep at the nature reserve.
More than 50 animals died after a series of attacks in December and January.
But staff say a pair of twin boys were born on Friday March 18, with mother and babies doing well.
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CCTV footage is being released following a robbery in which a woman was injured with a syringe in Billingham.Read the full story ›
Two Teesside home stores have come to the aid of an eight-year-old Billingham girl who has leukaemia.Read the full story ›
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Staff at a nature reserve where 32 sheep were killed in a series of dog attacks say they expect more animals to die of their injuries.
40 other sheep were wounded at RSPB Saltholme on Teesside and many remain badly hurt.
Two locally owned German Shepherds were seized after the most recent attack.
'Even the sheep that have survived, and weren't tackled by any of the dogs, have been badly traumatised by this. The sadness goes on, from the episode we've just experienced, it's gonna linger with us for some time to come I'm afraid.'