Motorist receives serious injuries after losing control of his vehicle

 06/12/2017

​A MOTORIST has received serious injuries after losing control of his vehicle on a bend in the road.
 
A Peugeot Partner van left the road, overturned and collided with a tree on the nearside of the road trapping the driver inside the vehicle.
 
The vehicle was travelling east along Whinfield Road, Darlington, at around 1.45am on Friday (December 1) when the incident happened.
 
The driver was taken to James Cook University Hospital, in Middlesbrough, where he remains in a serious condition. The passenger was also advised to attend hospital having sustained minor injuries.
 
Anybody who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact Durham Police on 101, quoting incident number 25 of December 1.