A fire has broken out on Stephenson Street at Willington Quay. The smoke can be seen for a few miles and the A187 has been closed.
The fire at C&J Marine Services has meant the road is closed between the A19 (Tyne Tunnel) and A193 Wagon Way.
The A187 Hadrian Road is closed in both directions due to a building fire at C&J Marine Services. There is smoke blowing across the road between the A19 (Tyne Tunnel) and A193 Wagon Way.