Icy road warning to drivers

Warning about icy road conditions.
Warning about icy road conditions.

Police are urging drivers to be extra careful this morning due to icy road conditions.

Northumbria Police said they have dealt with several small collisions already today.

A spokesman for the force, said: "Please take care when travelling this morning.

"We have dealt with a number of minor road traffic accidents due to icy road conditions throughout the region."