One lane closed and slow traffic due to an accident on the A1(M) northbound between J59 A167 (Aycliffe) and J60 A689 (Bradbury).
Traffic is also slow on the A167 from Aycliffe to Rushyford.
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.
Tony Blair's former bodyguard has been found guilty of benefit fraud after raking in tens of thousands of pounds in disability allowance.
A brand new £82 million train building factory is opening in Newton Aycliffe