The A1046 Port Clarence Road in County Durham is closed due to flooding between the A178 Seaton Carew Road and Clarence Street.
Drivers in the North East have been labelled the most likely to take dangerous chances when driving on flooded roads, according to a survey.
Phil Rothwell, at the Environment Agency, said: "People die because they've taken risks just to save a few minutes."
Two lanes closed and queueing traffic due to a multi-vehicle accident on the A1(M) southbound at J64 A195 (Washington).
Lanes one and two (of three) are closed.
Fire & police are attending a 4 car crash on A1 south close to Washington http://t.co/a1AmRU19GE
Emergency services are on the A1 between the Kenton Bar roundabout and the Kingston Park/Gosforth turn off. Four vehicles are involved, one of which was on fire. The road is closed northbound.
The A19 is now closed in both directions between the junctions with the A1130 and the A174, due to a serious accident. It is expected to reopen at 9.45am.
The A19 southbound is closed between the junctions with the A1130 and the A174, due to a serious accident. It is expected to reopen at 9.45am.
Campaigners fighting to dual the A1 have put the argument that the current state of the road is damaging our business and taking lives to a government minister today.
There have been dozens of fatal accidents and many more serious injuries on the A1 in Northumberland over the last few years.
Businesses say they suffer financially and are not taken seriously internationally because the area lacks a dual carriageway.
You can watch the full report from Julie Harrison below.
The A1 (Western Bypass) is closed in both directions - slow traffic due to an accident between the B6317 (Swalwell Turn Off) and the A694 / A69 (Blaydon / Consett Turn Off).
The road is expected to be closed for some time.
Diversion: Southbound via solid square signs, Northbound using local routes.
Delays of 15 minutes - two lanes closed and slow traffic due to shed load and accident involving a lorry on the A1(M) in both directions between junction 65 A194(M) / A1 / A1231 / B1288 Birtley and junction 64 A195 (Washington).