A 16-year-old boy has died after a road accident in Billingham.
The teenager, who has not yet been named, was taken to hospital after the collision at around 10.45pm yesterday.
The collision on Wolviston Road involved a red Lexus.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101.
More top news
The fundraiser, Run Geordie Run has begun a 3,400 mile run across Europe. It is part of a much larger challenge to run around the world.
Football blog on Newcastle's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday, by Andrew Davis
Football blog on Sunderland's game against Stoke, by Martyn McFadden