POLICE are looking for two people who were involved in a car crash in Stocksfield last weekend.

A van collided with a stationary car on New Ridley Road early on Sunday morning. The driver of the van and a passenger both left the scene before officers arrived.

A Northumbria Police spokeswoman said: "At 7.50am on September 2, we received a report of a two vehicle collision in New Ridley Road, Stocksfield where a Mercedes Sprinter van collided with a stationary Volkswagen Tiguan.

"Both the driver and the passenger of the van left the scene before officers arrived and it is believed they could have been injured during the collision.

"The van was then recovered by officers in an attempt to identify the driver and enquiries are ongoing. Officers are keen to speak with the occupants of the vehicle to check on their wellbeing."

Anyone with information about the incident can contact police on 101, quoting log number 357 02/09/18.