A POLICE vehicle responding to an emergency call was involved in a crash in Newton Aycliffe.

The collision with the black Nissan Note happened on Burn Lane, at the junction with Carer's Way, at 10.30am on Tuesday.

A spokesperson for Durham Police said both drivers received minor injuries and investigations are ongoing.

An elderly man was seen being tended to at the side of the road following the incident.

Other police vehicles attended the scene.