Hundreds turn-out for toddlers' funeral

Crowds gather at St John The Evangelist for Danny's funeral. Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

The funeral of a toddler killed in a hit and run in Darlington has been held this lunchtime.

Hundreds of people from the town turned out to attend the service in memory of three-year-old Danny Wake. The family gave ITV Tyne Tees permission to attend.

Many more came to pay their respects Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Danny died two weeks ago after being struck by a vehicle on Neasham Road in the town.

Police still haven't been able to trace the driver.

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Danny Wake's funeral

The funeral will take place for Danny Wake on November 19. The three year died last Monday when he was hit by a car, police are still trying to trace the driver.