Girl, 8, left on roadside after suspected hit-and-run in Sunderland

Police want to trace this vehicle Credit: Northumbria

Police are appealing for witnesses after a schoolgirl was left injured following a suspected hit-and-run.

An eight-year-old girl was left on Allendale Road in Farringdon at 5.30pm on September 8.

She did not suffer any serious injuries.

Police say a car failed to stop at the scene and they're appealing for help to trace a black Ford Mondeo Ghia.


  • Black Ford Mondeo Ghia

  • 57 or 58 plate, with a Y prefix

  • Distinctive chrome trim around the windows, front grill and lower front grill

  • Rear spoiler

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 reference 817 070920.