Motorists face delays as major road is closed due to police incident

Traffic is moving slowly after a busy road has been closed due to an ongoing police incident.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 31 October, 2018, 16:44
The road is currently closed

The A182 at Easington Lane is currently closed in both directions due to a police incident.

A tweet from bus operator Go North East says: "We're unable to serve Easington Lane due to a police incident. Service X1 is terminating at Hetton le Hole, whilst X5 is diverting via the A19 and Murton, with no service at South Hetton or Easington Lane."

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Traffic is moving slowly in the area.