DRIVERS faced delays this morning after incidents on the A19 in Sunderland.
The Highways Agency reported a multi-vehicle accident on the northbound carriageway between the A183 and the A690.
Another incident was reported by police on the southbound carriageway.
There were also reports of an accident on the southbound carriageway which caused congestion to the A1231 Wessington Way.
One lane was closed on each side of the A19 until about 8.45am.