Police are on the scene following a smash on the Washington Highway this evening.
It happened on the southbound slip road for the A195 at Northumberland Way, in the Biddick area.
As a result the southbound slip road has had to be closed
North East Traffic Live tweeted: "A182 Washington Highway, the southbound offslip for the A195 Northumberland Way near Biddick is currently closed due to a two vehicle collision requiring debris clearance and recovery.
"Police are at scene."