Youngster left critically injured after being hit by car thanks crew who saved him
0 Have your say A youngster left fighting for his life after being knocked over by a car has thanked the air ambulance crew who saved him.
James Bainbridge was joined by his family for a tour of the Great North Air Ambulance (GNASS) facility and to meet the crew who came to his aid.
The eight-year-old was crossing the road on his scooter on Marden Estate, Cullercoats, when he was hit on August 21.
He suffered a fractured skull, collapsed lung and lacerated liver.
His father, Doug Bainbridge, said: “I rang him to tell him that his tea was ready and a lady answered. She told me that he had... read more
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