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Woman on disability scooter hit by a car

ACCIDENT SCENE ... in Laygate, South Shields.

ACCIDENT SCENE ... in Laygate, South Shields.

A WOMAN on a disability scooter was hit by a car in South Shields today.

The accident happened on a crossing at Laygate, near Laygate Community School, at about 2.20pm.

The woman is thought to have suffered a bruised hip and went to South Tyneside District Hospital for a check-up.

The road was closed for a short time as police carried out investigations.

The driver of the car was spoken to but no further action was taken.

 
 
 

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