Crash on the A19 near Silverlink

Police are currently dealing with a collision on the A19 in North Tyneside.

The collision happened at 1.10pm this afternoon, Friday, January 17, on the A19 northbound between Silverlink and Holystone, when a vehicle overturned.

One carriageway is currently closed and there is traffic congestion in the area.

Police, the fire service and ambulance service are currently at the scene where occupants of the vehicle are receiving treatment.