'Heavy delays' following two-vehicle crash on A19 in Sunderland

The A19 northbound in Sunderland. Copyright Google Maps.
The A19 northbound in Sunderland. Copyright Google Maps.

Drivers are facing delays on the A19 tonight following a two-car crash.

It happened on the northbound side of the road on the A1290 junction at Downhill Lane and Nissan.

North East Traffic Live tweeted: "Collision on A19 Northbound approach to A1290 Downhill Lane / Nissan junction involving two vehicles.

"Heavy delays."