Queueing traffic and lane closed due to debris on road, flooding and accident involving two cars on the A19 northbound between the A186 / A191 Benton Road / Whitley Road / A191 Holystone Way (Holystone Roundabout) and the A1056 Killingworth Way.
Lane one (of two) is closed. Police are on the scene. A car has gone into the barrier and then been hit by another car.
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Emma Jesson brings you Sunday night's forecast
Wet and windy spells, interspersed with drier interludes this week. Breezy with wintry showers, variable temperatures and a weather warning
Mostly cloudy, some bright spells, rain on and off and blustery. Milder temperatures than on Saturday