Delays after truck and car crash on A19

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A LORRY and a car were involved in a rush hour smash today.

The collision happened on the south-bound carriageway of the A19, close to Hawthorn Services, at 8.42am.

Durham Constabulary said no one was injured in the accident, with the road closed for a matter of minutes while the vehicles were moved.

Tailbacks were caused by the crash, but were cleared within a short time.