Appeal after fatal crash in Whitley Bay

Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal crash in Whitley Bay.

At 9.40am on Friday, December 12, a collision happened in Whitley Road involving a pedestrian and a black Audi at the end of Grafton Road.

The 87-year-old man was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary where he died from his injuries. 
Enquiries are ongoing into the collision and police need to speak to any drivers or pedestrians who were in Whitley Road or Grafton Road - who might have seen anything that could help with the investigation.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference number 336 12/12/14.