Man assaulted in Sunderland

21 Dec 2015 16:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after an incident in Sunderland.

At 2:42pm on Monday, December 21, we received a report of a collision involving a van and a Renault Clio in North View.

The driver of the Clio is believed to have been assaulted by the occupants of the van before they made off from the scene. 

Four people have been arrested in connection with the incident and the driver of the Clio has been treated for injuries, he is in a stable condition.

Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances around the incident and anyone who saw anything is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 627 21/12/15.