Two people have been taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Sunderland, with their injuries still unknown.
The incident caused chaos for rush hour traffic with the incident closing Thompson Road.
Police officers were stopping cars heading from Southwick due to the crash by the junction for Carley Road.
Traffic was diverted down Morgan Street.
Police are currently dealing with a 2 vehicle collision on Thompson Road, Sunderland. This is near to the The Mill Public House. Thompson Road junction Carley Road is closed at the moment. Traffic can traffic eastbound down Morgan Street as a natural diversion. pic.twitter.com/XW6IdNI09C
— Northumbria Police (@northumbriapol) April 15, 2019