Pedestrian hit by car in Blaydon

Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was hit by a car in Gateshead.

The collision happened between 8pm and 8.30pm on October 2, on the A695 in Blaydon near to McDonalds.

The pedestrian, a man in his 30s, was taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Officers are carrying out enquiries into the collision and are appealing for witnesses. Officers are also keen for the driver of the vehicle to get in contact.

Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101.