A19 southbound reopened after three-vehicle collision

The A19 was closed from near the Elwick junction.
The A19 was closed from near the Elwick junction.

The A19 southbound was closed this morning following a three-vehicle collision.

The incident involved a VW Polo, a BMW and a Vauxhall Astra at 7.20am, Cleveland Police confirmed.

It happened on the A19 southbound in Elwick, Hartlepool, and was affecting traffic between Peterlee and Billingham.

Police have confirmed that no injuries were reported, and after the vehicles involved were moved into a lay-by, the road was reopened.