Traffic diverted after two car collision on a busy South Tyneside road

Two-car collision in Beach Road, South Shields
Two-car collision in Beach Road, South Shields

A two car collision forced traffic to be diverted off a busy road in South Tyneside.

Police and ambulance were called to Beach Road South Shields at 2.40pm today. 
A Toyota and a Ford Focus had collided. Both cars were left damaged and in need of recovery.

It is not thought anyone has been injured, however, those in the vehicles were left shaken.