Disruption cleared after caravan overturns on A19 near Hangmans Lane

The collision has happened on the A19 southbound near Burdon. Image copyright Google Maps.
The collision has happened on the A19 southbound near Burdon. Image copyright Google Maps.

Traffic disruption has now been cleared after a caravan overturned on the A19 between Sunderland and Seaham.

Northumbria Police were called out after the collision on the southbound route near to the flyover for Hangmans Lane, near Burdon.

Traffic was at a standstill back to the A690 Durham Road, while the northbound side was also heavily congested but moving past the collision.