Ten & eleven year old in collision with car, two arrested.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision in Sunderland.

Around 4pm on Friday, April 3, a blue MGZR travelling on Rosalie Terrace was involved in a collision with two pedestrians near to the junction with Mainsforth Terrace West. 

The pedestrians, two girls aged ten and eleven, were taken to hospital with injuries. 

The ten-year-old remains in hospital this evening with serious but not life threatening injuries. The eleven-year-old has been treated for minor injuries 

Two men, aged 28 and 29, have been arrested in connection with the collision and are currently in police custody. 
A section of the road was closed for around two hours thirty minutes to allow for collision investigation to be carried out. 

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision, especially anyone who might have seen a blue car and a silver car driving erratically in the area around the time of the incident, to contact them on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 71903/04/15.