Abbie Keers
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Child injured by bottle thrown at car in Stanley

A nine year-old girl suffered serious facial injuries when a bottle was thrown at the car she was travelling in, shattering a window.

Police said Abbie Keers was showered with glass when the bottle was hurled at the car on the A693 in Stanley, on Friday night.

Durham Police described it as "mindless" and she had suffered "significant" injuries.

It is believed the bottle was thrown from a nearby underpass.

  • 16 Feb 2014