Teenager taken to hospital after Hartlepool road accident

Clarence Road. Picture from Google Images
Clarence Road. Picture from Google Images

A teenager has been taken to hospital after a road accident in Hartlepool.

The boy suffered suspected leg injuries.

The cyclist was injured in a collision with a VW Golf in Clarence Road around 4pm.

A North East Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed a patient had been taken to University Hospital North Tees: "We were called to a report of a road traffic collision in Clarence Road in Hartlepool at 15.53.

"We have dispatched a rapid response paramedic and a double-crewed ambulance."