§ 43. Mr. Leadbitter
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many road accidents involving injuries and admissions to hospital in the Hartlepool and Peterlee area there were during the past six months; and if he will list them for each area separately and indicate in what cases no police action was considered necessary.
§ Mr. Alison
During the past six months Hartlepool hospitals admitted 66 people as a result of 57 road accidents in the Hartlepool area, and 28 people as a result of 28 road accidents in the Peterlee area. Information is not available to show in which of the above accidents action was taken by the police.