A DRIVER had a lucky escape when his car left the road on a roundabout.
The vehicle slammed into the central reservation in Chester Road, Sunderland.
Emergency services were called to the scene on Saturday at about 11.10am.
It is understood the accident happened as the Citroen car made its way round the Hastings Hill roundabout.
There were no other vehicles involved in the accident.
The driver of the vehicle did not suffer serious injuries.