Police called after man takes ill and falls into busy South Shields road

Police were called to Boldon Lane, South Shields this afternoon after a pedestrian fell into the busy road.

Friday, 25th November 2016, 3:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 9:32 am
Paramedics on the scene

At around 2.30pm police received a report that a pedestrian had taken ill and fallen into the road.

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Emergency services attended and the pedestrian was taken to hospital by paramedics. The road was cleared at around 3pm.