Appeal after cyclist seriously injured in collision in Hebburn
19 Sep 2017 21:00 PM[View Full Size]
We are appealing for information after a serious collision in Hebburn.
At around 6.10pm this evening we received a report of a collision between a car and an cyclist on the junction between Victoria Road West and Mill Crescent.
Emergency services attended and the male cyclist has been taken to hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the white Seat Ibiza vehicle has not been injured but left very shaken by the collision.
Enquiries into the incident are ongoing and anyone who saw what happened is being asked to contact us.
The road currently remains closed to allow officers to investigate the collision and is not expected to open until later this evening.
Any witnesses are being asked to call 101 quoting log 892 19/09/17.