Motorists warned to take care following spate of accidents

Firefighters are urging drivers to take care following a spate of road accidents this month.

Saturday, 21st April 2018, 10:15 am
Updated Saturday, 21st April 2018, 10:26 am
Tyne and Wear firefighters at the scene of an accident.

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service they have had to deal with an increased number of incidents in the brigade area.

A spokesman said: "It feels like its already been a bad month for RTCs and problems with cars and buses.

A badly damaged Citroen at a crash scene.

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This vehicle ended up on its side.
Another car incident firefighters dealt with.
A badly damaged Citroen at a crash scene.
This vehicle ended up on its side.
Another car incident firefighters dealt with.