Pictures show 4x4 stuck on the beach as emergency services called to rescue

Emergency services were called to a beach at Blackhall Colliery where a car had become stuck in the sand.

Monday, 30th September 2019, 12:07 pm
The 4x4 became stuck yesterday afternoon. Picture by Hartlepool Coastguard

Emergency services were initially told there were potentially casualties stuck inside the vehicle – which had become stuck at around 4.30pm on Sunday, September 29.

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On arrival, coastguard teams from Hartlepool and Seaham, found no occupants were inside the 4x4.

A spokesman for Hartlepool Coasguard said: “We left the vehicle to be recovered by the police at the next low tide.”

The 4x4 became stuck yesterday afternoon. Picture by Hartlepool Coastguard