Cyclist, 13, airlifted after collision with car in Darlington


A YOUNG cyclist was placed into an induced coma by Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) medics after a collision with a car on a busy Darlington road last night. GNAAS was called to Yarm Road at around 6:45pm and landed in nearby Eastbourne Park. The 13-year-old had girl sustained serious head injuries and the doctor-led trauma team anaesthetised the patient before flying her to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough within seven minutes where she arrived in a critical condition. .

A YOUNG cyclist was placed into an induced coma by Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) medics after a collision with a car on a busy Darlington road last night.

GNAAS was called to Yarm Road at around 6:45pm and landed in nearby Eastbourne Park.

The 13-year-old had girl sustained serious head injuries and the doctor-led trauma team anaesthetised the patient before flying her to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough within seven minutes where she arrived in a critical condition. 

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