Woman air lifted to hospital following an accident in South Tyneside

A woman has been air lifted to hospital in a serious condition following an accident in South Tyneside.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 24 July, 2018, 14:56

The crash happened today in Lyndon Drive, East Boldon, at about 2.10pm this afternoon and a woman was taken to hospital via the air ambulance.

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: "At about 2.10pm today police received a report of a one car road traffic accident on Lyndon Drive, East Boldon.

Scene of accident in Lyndon Drive, East Boldon.

"Emergency services attended and a woman was taken to hospital by air ambulance with serious injuries."

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A spokesman for Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service confirmed that a crew from South Shields fire station had also been sent to the scene.

Lyndon Drive in East Boldon where a woman was air lifted to hospital.
Police dealing with the incident in Lyndon Drive.