Man in critical condition after collision

19 Jan 2017 12:40 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a collision in South Tyneside.

The collision happend at 9.40pm on Wednesday, January 18, between two vehicles on the A194 Leam Lane between the roundabouts at Whitemare Pool and Mill Lane.

A 19 year old South Shields man was taken to the RVI by ambulance with life-threatening injuries. His condition is currently critical.

The A194 Leam Lane was closed for around 5 hours to allow officers to deal with the incident.

Police are appealing for witnesses to establish the circumstances around the collision and are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone who saw the collision is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 1124 18/01/17.


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