Cleveland Police car in collision responding to high priority emergency

A collision occurred at around 11pm last night, Wednesday 11th February, involving a marked police vehicle and a silver Ford Fiesta on Cargo Fleet Lane, Middlesbrough.

The police vehicle was responding to a high priority emergency when the collision took place.

The driver of the Ford Fiesta, a 79-year-old man from the Ormesby area, suffered minor injuries. Two male police officers travelling in the police vehicle also suffered minor injuries.

Witnesses are asked to contact Acting Sergeant Darren Cawthorne from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 23922.