Traffic delays have formed following a two-car crash on the A19 this morning.
The incident happened on the northbound side of the road close to the turn-off for the A1231 Wessington Way.
Ambulances and police officers are on the scene.
North East Traffic Live tweeted: "A19 northbound approach to A1231 at #HyltonGrange in #Sunderland.
"Collision involves 2 vehicles. Expect delays."
There are no details as to whether anyone has been injured.