A186 EARSDON ROAD - BOTH DIRECTIONS - SHIREMOOR - TYNE AND WEAR
A186 Earsdon Road in both directions closed, slow traffic due to accident, one vehicle involved between Moor Edge Road and A192 (Red Lion Roundabout).
Police directing traffic.
Emergency services are on scene near to The Grey Horse Pub, affecting traffic between Shiremoor and Earsdon.
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