Woman hurt in smash

A WOMAN was rushed to hospital after a two car smash.

Durham Police said the collision happened in Seaside Lane, Easington Colliery, between a Nissan Juke and an MG Rover at 2.50pm today.

Full details have yet to be released but police say the woman was a passenger in one of the vehicles and her injuries have not yet been specified.

The road is currently closed.