Driver suffers serious injuries when car hits lamp post - can you help police appeal?

A driver suffered serious injuries when his car hit a lamp post late last night.

Monday, 24th December 2018, 11:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 4:06 pm
The A1027. Picture from Google Images.
The A1027. Picture from Google Images.

The incident happened at around 11.35pm on the A1027 in Billingham between the A19 roundabout and Wolviston Road roundabout involving a Honda Civic.

The driver, an 18-year-old man from Stockton, suffered a fractured pelvis, internal injuries and head injuries.

A crew from Stockton fire station released him from the car.

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He was taken to James Cook University Hospital, where he remains in a ‘stable’ condition this morning.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact PC Neil Cooper from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 233106.