Traffic lights off A19 slip road in Sunderland stuck on red

The traffic lights are stuck on red.
The traffic lights are stuck on red.

Police are directing motorists during the Friday rush hour in Sunderland due to a traffic light failure.

A traffic signal fault has been reported on the A1231/A19 roundabout at Hylton Grange.

The lights off the A19 exit slip road, approaching the roundabout to Washington, are stuck on red.

Officers from Northumbria Police are said to be on the scene directing traffic.

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