Man taken to hospital after being hit by car in Sunderland does not have 'life-threatening injuries'

A man who was taken to hospital after being hit by a car outside of the Lakeside Sports and Social Club in Sunderland does not have serious injuries, police say.

Thursday, 19th May 2016, 9:04 pm
Updated Friday, 20th May 2016, 1:46 pm
The Lakeside Social Club on North Moor Lane where the incident happened. Pic by Google Maps

Northumbria Police have confirmed that the 53-year-old man involved in the collision on North Moor Lane on Thursday, was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital where his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

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A police spokesman said: "At 7.35pm on Thursday, May 19, police were informed a man had been hit by a car in North Moor Lane in Sunderland.

"The man, who is 53, was taken to hospital for treatment, his injuries are not believed to be life threatening. "