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 A pedestrian is in hospital following collision with a van


​​A pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after being involved in a collision with a van on Monday morning.

The woman remains in a serious condition following the incident which took place on North Road West, Wingate shortly after 12am (July 8).

She was struck by the van, a Citroen Dispatch, as it turned left onto the alleyway between number 35 and 36.

Ambulance crews assisted police in removing the injured woman from under the vehicle before taking her to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough.

A spokesperson, from Durham Constabulary said: “We would like to hear from any witnesses who were in the area at the time or to anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference number 2 of July 8.