Collision closes road in South Tyneside

A busy road was blocked in South Tyneside after a collision this morning.

The abnormal load in Victoria Road East. Picture by Steven Dobson
The abnormal load in Victoria Road East. Picture by Steven Dobson

The A185 Victoria Road East in Hebburn was shut near Windsor Crescent and Black Road.

A vehicle carrying an abnormal had collided with bollards and the load became unstable.

Reader Steven Hodson, who took this picture, said: "The truck seems to have moved on but is heading through Hebburn slowly with an escort vehicle."