Two taken to hospital after crash in Hartlepool
Two people have been taken to hospital after a crash in Hartlepool.
The North East Ambulance Service were called out after the collision in Elwick Road, Hartlepool, this afternoon.
A spokesman said: "We received a call at 11 minutes past two to a report of a two-vehicle collision in Elwick Road.
"A male suffered cuts to the face and chest pains.
"Two double-crewed ambulances were sent to the scene. Each of them took one patient to North Tees Hospital."