THE driver of a suspected stolen car ran off after crashing into the wall of a house.
The Vauxhall Astra tore down guttering of a property in Exeter Street, Pallion.
The man who had been driving the car left the scene before police arrived, just after 1.50am on Saturday. No one was injured in the incident, which happened near to the junction with Oxford Street.
Witnessees or anyone with information are asked to call Northumbria Police on 03456 043 043.