One lane blocked and queueing traffic due to accident, two cars involved on A19 Northbound between A66 and A1046 Haverton Hill Road (Portrack Interchange), congestion on A19 to A1130 Levick Crescent.
Lane two (of two) is blocked, affecting traffic towards Wolviston.
Traffic is also queueing Southbound approaching the accident.
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