Woman suffers head injury in collision with car

The incident happened in Ryhope Street. Image copyright Google Maps.
The incident happened in Ryhope Street. Image copyright Google Maps.

A woman has been taken to hospital with a head injury after a collision in a busy Sunderland street.

The emergency services were called to Ryhope Street, in Ryhope, at around 4.20pm today.

Police closed off the route to traffic while paramedics treated the woman and then took her to hospital.