Car crashes through wall and overturns in Wallsend park – Video

AN elderly gentleman has been taken to hospital after overturning his car in Wallsend park.

The incident happened at around two o’clock on Monday (October 1) afternoon after the driver crashed his Renault car through a metal barrier, before overturning it over the park wall.

Northumbria Police.

Northumbria Police.

Emergency services were called to the scene and Northumbria Police said the man was taken to hospital as a precaution.

The car was later removed, with the metal crash barriers being cut to free the vehicle.

To see a video from the scene, click on the video player above...