Video: Houghton road closed after pedestrian suffers serious injuries

A pedestrian has been seriously hurt in a collision on a busy Wearside road this morning.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 9:05 am
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 10:26 am
Dairy Lane was closed between Burn Park Road and North View Terrace after an accident in which a male pedestrian was seriously hurt this morning.

The accident happened shortly before 8.30am at Dairy Lane's junction with Mulberry Lane.

A male pedestrian has been taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital suffering from serious injuries.

Dairy Lane was closed between Burn Park Road and North View Terrace after an accident in which a male pedestrian was seriously hurt this morning.

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The A1052 Dairy Lane in Houghton was closed between Burn Park Road and North View Terrace while investigations are carried out but reopened at 11am.

No further details of those involved are available at present.

The road closure in Dairy Lane, Houghton, earlier today.
Dairy Lane was closed between Burn Park Road and North View Terrace after an accident in which a male pedestrian was seriously hurt this morning.
The road closure in Dairy Lane, Houghton, earlier today.