One person treated at scene as rush hour collision causes chaos for Sunderland drivers

One person required treatment by paramedics and commuters faced rush hour delays after a collision in Sunderland.
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Emergency services were called to the junction of Chester Road and Kayll Road, near Sunderland Royal Hospital this morning, Wednesday, March 22.

A North East Ambuance Service spokesperson said: “At 7.55 this morning, one of our crews witnessed a road traffic collision on Chester Road, Sunderland.

"They treated and discharged a patient at the scene.”

Bus company Go North East Tweeted that it had to reroute services to avoid the scene.