Bus and car crash blocks lane on busy Sunderland road

One lane of the A1231 Wessington Way near McDonald's has been blocked following a crash between a bus and a car.'Image by Google Maps.
One lane of the A1231 Wessington Way near McDonald's has been blocked following a crash between a bus and a car.'Image by Google Maps.

A bus and a car have crashed on a busy Sunderland road.

North East Live Traffic have confirmed that the crash took place on the A1231 Wessington Way at around 3pm.

One lane was blocked westbound heading out of Sunderland, adjacent to McDonald's.

A Northumbria police spokesman said: "Police received a report of a collision on Wessington Way in Sunderland.

"At 3pm officers attended the scene where a bus and car had collided.

"There was no serious damage or any injuries.

"The road has remained open."