A man has died after a collision between a car and a bus. The incident involving a silver Isuzu Trooper and an Arriva bus happened at the junction of Parkgate and St Cuthbert’s Way in Darlington yesterday at 4:55pm.
One man was confirmed dead at the scene and another man was taken to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Police say a number of passengers on the bus were treated at the scene for shock.
A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving.
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