Sunderland LIVE: Breaking news as two are injured in major crashes and a power cut hits Washington on Wednesday, October 16

Hello and welcome to the LIVE blog on Wednesday, October 16 where we will update you on all the daily news from across the region.

Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 9:25 pm
Two-vehicle crash northbound at the Tyne Tunnel entrance.

Faye is here until at least 10pm to bring you all your traffic, weather, travel and local news.

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It's Wednesday, October 16 which means we're half way through the week and I'm sure you're all looking forward to the weekend.

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