A woman was rushed to hospital after two vehicles crashed on a junction in Billingham.
A Ford Focus and a Toyota Aygo collided at the traffic light junction with Marsh House Avenue and Central Avenue at 5.35pm on Sunday.
The 48-year-old female passenger of the Toyota was taken to North Tees General Hospital with a fractured sternum.
Police are appealing for information to help piece together what happened,
Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to contact Pc Lee Clarke from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 109270.