A TEENAGER had to be cut from her car after a crash.
Her Vauxhall Corsa was in a collision with a Ford Mondeo in Hylton Road, Millfield, shortly before 7pm yesterday.
Fire crews from Sunderland East station used specialist cutting equipment to free the 18-year-old woman.
She was taken the short distance to Sunderland Royal Hospital with back and neck injuries, which were not thought to be life threatening. The Mondeo driver was not hurt.
The junction with Kayll Road was closed until 8pm.