Emergency services at scene after three-vehicle crash on busy Sunderland road

Emergency services are on the scene after a three-vehicle crash on a busy Sunderland road this afternoon.

Monday, 14th January 2019, 2:42 pm
Updated Monday, 14th January 2019, 2:49 pm
The A1231 Sunderland Highway. Copyright Google Maps.

It happened on the eastbound side of the A1231 Sunderland Highway close to the Vantec factory.

The incident has left one lane blocked.

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North East Traffic Live tweeted: "A1231 Sunderland Highway, eastbound delays and one lane blocked after a three vehicle collision near to Vantec.

"Emergency services in attendance."