Durham man 'lying in road' killed by car
- 21 March 2014
- From the section Tyne & Wear
A man thought to have been lying on a road has died after being hit by a car in County Durham.
Police said Andrew Cook was in South Road, Durham, when he was hit by the vehicle at about 22:30 GMT on Thursday.
The 34-year-old, of Garden Lane, Durham, died from his injuries. The driver of the car, a 31-year-old woman from Sunniside, and her passenger were not injured.
Durham Police appealed for any witnesses to contact them.