Appeal for information after A19 crash

The scene of the car crash Credit: ITV News

Police are appealing for information after a car crash on the A19 which happened shortly before lunchtime.

The crash happened at the A1231 Wessington Way at 11 o'clock this morning when a car was flipped over on the A19.

Emergency services attended the scene on the A19 Credit: ITV News

A 26-year-old woman was taken to the RVI in Newcastle, although her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or who may have information that could help with the investigation, is being asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.

The A19 was closed for two hours after the collision