Two men remain in hospital following A194 crash near Port of Tyne

Two men remain in hospital with serious injuries following a crash on the A194 in the early hours of Sunday morning (July 5).

Monday, 6th July 2020, 12:07 pm
Updated Monday, 6th July 2020, 12:08 pm
The incident happened on the A194 near the Port of Tyne . Picture by Google
The incident happened on the A194 near the Port of Tyne . Picture by Google

Emergency services were called to the A194 where a Seat Leon car crashed into railings and a wall near the Port of Tyne just before 3am on Sunday.

Northumbria Police have today (Monday, July 6) confirmed two men remain in hospital with serious serious injuries following the one-vehicle collision.

The eastbound carriageway of the A194 near Port of Tyne was closed for a number of hours between the petrol station and West Way.

Officers also carried out scene investigation work on the stretch of carriageway to try determine how the crash occurred. A police investigation remains ongoing and anyone with any information which may assist officers in their inquiries are urged to contact police via the Tell Us Something page of the force’s website.

Read More

Read More
Man taken to hospital as woman arrested on suspicion of GBH following domestic i...

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: “Just before 3.30am on Sunday morning, police received a report of a one vehicle collision on the eastbound A194 near Port of Tyne in South Shields.

“A Seat Leon car was reported to have collided with nearby railings and a wall.

“Emergency services attended the incident and two men were taken to hospital with serious injuries. The road has now reopened following scene investigation work by officers.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the Northumbria Police website, quoting log 232 050720.”

A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.

In order for us to continue to provide high quality and trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper.

Our journalists are highly trained and our content is independently regulated by IPSO to some of the most rigorous standards in the world.

But being your eyes and ears comes at a price. So we need your support more than ever to buy our newspapers during this crisis.

With the coronavirus lockdown having a major impact on many of our local valued advertisers - and consequently the advertising that we receive - we are more reliant than ever on you helping us to provide you with news and information by buying a copy of our newspaper.

Thank you.