Pictures show misery on major South Tyneside route as drivers face hours stuck in traffic

Picture from North East Live Traffic.
Picture from North East Live Traffic.

Drivers faced a miserable journey into work this morning with treacherous roads, crawling traffic and long delays.

These images from North East Live Traffic, part of the North East Combined Authority, show the hazardous road conditions from the Lindisfarne roundabout on the A194 Leam Lane to the A184 Whitemare Pool turn-off.

Picture from North East Live Traffic.

Picture from North East Live Traffic.

Drivers have reported taking hours to complete what is normally a short commute.

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Picture from North East Live Traffic.

Picture from North East Live Traffic.