Woman injured in collision

05 Jun 2016 23:00 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously injured in a collision.

The collision happened between 5pm and 6pm this evening (Sunday June 5) in Durham Road in East Rainton. For reasons yet to be established the motorbike left the road and collided with the bus stop opposite Green White Mini Spares.

The rider, a woman in her 40s, suffered serious injuries and has been taken to the RVI where she is in a critical condition.

Officers are carrying out enquiries into the incident and are appealing for any witnesses.

Witnesses should ring Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 892 050616.

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