Sunderland road reopens after car overturns

A driver escaped injury after their car overturned on a Sunderland road this morning

Tuesday, 2nd October 2018, 8:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 2nd October 2018, 9:53 am
Tunstall Hope Road. Picture from Google Images

North East Live Traffic Tweeted: "Tunstall Hope Road is closed after a car has overturned onto its roof and is awaiting recovery."

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: "At 7.21am this morning (Tuesday), police received a report of a vehicle overturned on Tunstall Hope Road, Sunderland.

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"Emergency services attended and the road was temporarily closed to allow the vehicle to be uplifted.

"The driver was uninjured, and the road has now reopened."