Three injured in Blyth collision
Dated: 29 Apr 2010
Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Blyth.
At 1.53am this morning, Thursday April 29, a Renault Megane was travelling east on the A1061 Laverock Road, Blyth, when for reasons yet to be established car lost control and mounted the grass verge where it collided with two street lights.
Three people from the car, one man aged 24 and two women aged 21 and 26, were taken to Wansbeck General Hospital for treatment to their injuries. All are currently described as being in a stable condition.
A 24-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently helping police with enquiries.
The road was closed for around four hours to allow for collision investigation and vehicle removal.
Anyone who was in the area at the time of the crash and who may have witnessed anything is asked to contact Bedlington motor patrols on 03456 043 043 ext 69191.
Police are particularly keen to speak to a passing motorist, driving a recovery truck, who stopped at the scene to offer assistance - he is asked to contact police as soon as possible.