Darlington quad rushed to hospital after car crash
A QUAD cyclist was rushed to hospital after colliding with a car in Darlington last night.
The incident happened on Station Road in the city, just before 7 p.m. on Monday, November 1.
It was a Yamaha quad and a blue Kia Stonic and the quad rider was taken to hospital with “significant” head injuries, an ambulance spokesperson said.
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A spokesperson for Durham Constabulary said: “Police have been called to report a collision between two vehicles on Station Road, Darlington, shortly before 7pm last night (November 1).
“The incident involved a Yamaha quad and a blue Kia Stonic.
“The quad rider was rushed to Darlington Memorial Hospital with head injuries.”
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A spokesperson for the North East Ambulance Service said: “We received a call at 6:59 pm Monday evening about a man injured in a traffic incident involving a car and a quad bike.
“We dispatched an ambulance team and the patient was taken to Darlington Memorial Hospital for further treatment.”
A spokesperson for the North East Ambulance Service added that the quad pilot suffered “serious head injuries”.
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