Serious injury collision in Bedlington

28 Jul 2017 19:30 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses following  a collision Hartford Road, Bedlington in Northumberland at 10.07am, on Friday, July 28, when an elderly woman pedestrian was injured.

A Ford transit tipper van towing a trailer was travelling south on Hartford Road when it collided with a 78-year-old woman who was crossing the road.

The woman suffered serious injuries and was taken to the RVI for treatment.  Her condition is described being critical but stable with suspected serious head and leg injuries.

The road remains closed at this time but investigations at the scene are nearing an end and the road is due to open shortly. Thank you to drivers for your patience. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference 270 of 28/07/17