Boy struck by car in Ingleby Barwick dies

A 19-year-old man has been arrested after a nine-year-old boy was struck by a car on Teesside and died.

The incident happened in Roundhill Avenue, in Ingleby Barwick, near Stockton, at about 1640 GMT on Friday.

The nine-year-old was taken by air ambulance to James Cook University Hospital where he died.

Cleveland Police said the 19-year-old was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and had been released on bail pending further inquiries.

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