Traffic delays after A69 chemical spill

The road has been closed. Credit: PA

The A69 Eastbound has been closed due to a chemical incident between the A6079 and A68 / B6529 Stagshaw Road (Stagshaw Roundabout).

It's resulting in delays to traffic heading from Cumbria towards Newcastle.

The incident happened on the Bridge End Roundabout, and is particularly affecting traffic heading between Haydon Bridge and Corbridge.

Diversions are in place via the A6079, B6318 and A68.