Driver taken to hospital after a three vehicle collision on Wearmouth Bridge

One person was taken to hospital after a crash on Wearmouth Bridge this morning.

Friday, 7th May 2021, 10:54 am
Monkwearmouth bridge, Sunderland

Emergency services were called to a three-vehicle collision on the north side of Wearmouth Bridge just before 8.25 am on Friday (May 7).

Northumbria Police have said one of the drivers was taken to hospital for a whiplash, but no other injuries were reported.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: “Shortly before 8.25am today (Friday) we received a report of a three-car collision on the north side of Monkwearmouth Bridge, on the southbound carriage.

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“Officers and emergency services attended and one of the drivers was taken to hospital for whiplash. No other injuries were reported.”

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