Police hunt driver who drove at group of men, injuring two


POLICE are hunting the driver of a car which was deliberately driven at a group of men, injuring two of them.

The incident happened between 11pm and midnight on Saturday, in the vicinity of North Main Court and Sea Winnings Way, Westoe Crown, South Shields.

One man was taken to hospital with a broken leg, and another suffered bruising and swelling.

It’s believed the car they were struck by was a red Astra.

Officers are investigating, and are asking anyone who witnessed the incident, or has any information, to get in touch.

Any witnesses should ring Northumbria Police on 101, ext 69191, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.