Pedestrian struck by egg-hit car in Darlington

A pedestrian suffered serious injuries when she was hit by a car that had just had eggs thrown at it.

The victim, 72, was struck by the Vauxhall Corsa after the driver was distracted by the incident, on Blackwell Lane, Darlington.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the incident, at about 16:15 BST on Wednesday. The car had four young people inside it.

No information has been released on the condition of the victim.

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