Man suffers serious injuries after being knocked down by car in Sunderland

A man suffered serious injuries after he was knocked down by a car in Sunderland.

Monday, 29th August 2016, 9:40 am
Updated Monday, 29th August 2016, 10:46 am
Trimdon Street. Pic: Google

The incident happened at 2.30am this morning in Trimdon Street, in the city centre.

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Police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle, causing him to suffer serious injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.

Officers are carrying out enquiries into the collision and are appealing for witnesses.

Any witnesses should ring Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 162 of 290816.