Tyne & Wear

Two Northumbria officers hurt as police cars collide

Two Northumbria Police officers have been hurt in a crash between two patrol cars on South Tyneside.

The collision, on New Road in Boldon, happened when both were responding to an incident.

Each vehicle had two officers inside and two people were taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The other two officers were uninjured.

No one else was involved in the crash at 14:36 GMT. The force has appealed for witnesses.

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