Appeal after girl involved in Billingham crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 11-year-old girl was involved in a collision with a car in Billingham.

The incident happened just before four o'clock on Tuesday November 29th when a red Volkswagen Polo hit a 11-year-old girl.

The girl, who is also from the Billingham area, suffered a broken arm and a head injury and was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees where she is described as being in a comfortable condition.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or who may have any information, should contact the police on 101.