A teenage girl has died in hospital days after being hit by a car in Sunderland.
Alisha Webster, 15, was knocked over on Wessington Way, near the Sainsbury’s supermarket, just after 4.30pm on 19 February 2020.
Emergency services attended the scene and she was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police have now confirmed that Alisha died as a result of those injuries on February 25.
Her family have been notified and are currently being supported by specialist officers at this time.
Sergeant Matt Sykes, of Northumbria Police’s motor patrols department, said: