Collision in Jarrow
23 Mar 2016 14:42 PM[View Full Size]
Police are appealing for information following a collision in South Tyneside.
It happened at around 11.30pm on Friday, March 11, when a blue Renault Clio collided with a lamppost on the slip road from the A19 Northbound onto the A194, near the Lindisfarne roundabout, Jarrow.
The road was closed for two hours while investigations were carried out.
A passenger in the car, a 16-year-old male youth, was taken to hospital where he is believed to have suffered serious head injuries.
Enquiries into the collision are ongoing and anyone with information to help is asked to contact police.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or have any information to help is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 1392 11/03/16.