Teenager hit by car in Hebburn

A 13-year-old boy has been involved in a collision with a car.

At just before 2.20pm, on Friday, May 10, police were called to Finchale Road following reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a car.

The teenager was taken by air ambulance to the RVI for treatment to a head injury and a suspected broken leg.

Investigations into the collision are continuing and police are asking any witnesses to come forward