Police appeal after child suffers serious injuries in collision with car

Amos Ayre Place, Jarrow. Picture: Google Maps

Amos Ayre Place, Jarrow. Picture: Google Maps

A child has suffered serious injuries in a collision with a car.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious injury collision involving a child pedestrian and a car on Amos Ayre Place, in Jarrow.

It happened at 7.25pm this evening and a four-year-old was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary by paramedics with serious injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 101.