Police called out to South Shields street

Cars on grass off Winskell Road, near John Reid Road, in South Shields.
Cars on grass off Winskell Road, near John Reid Road, in South Shields.

Police have been seen in a South Shields street this evening.

Witnesses say that officers were seen near cars on grass off Winskell Road, near John Reid Road in the town.

One man told the Gazette: "Not sure whats happening, lots of police and helicopter and what looks like two cars involved off road."

Northumbria Police has not given out any details as yet.