The A19 southbound is closed - queueing traffic due to lorry fire from the A189 (Moor Farm Roundabout) to A1056 Killingworth Way.
Traffic is backing up on the A19 and A189 approaching the roundabout.
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Many areas dry over the next few days with variable cloud and cooler airflow
A dry day with bright or sunny spells. Rain comes through overnight into Sunday morning, before drier yet fresher weather develops
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.