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Two hurt in road accident outside Shiney Row home

The scene of the collision. Photo by Paul Sykes
The scene of the collision. Photo by Paul Sykes

Two people needed treatment after a road accident in Shiney Row.

Emergency services were called to the A182 Mill Terrace, near to the Mill Pit Gym, at 5.15pm yesterday.

A crew from North Moor Fire Station joined police and a double-crewed ambulance from the North East Ambulance Service at the scene

One patient was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital for further treatment.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: “At 4.56pm yesterday (Sunday), police received a report of a one-vehicle collision on Mill Pit, Shiney Row.

“Emergency services attended and a female driver was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

"A male passenger was treated at the scene for minor injuries."