Broken-down vehicle causes gridlock on A19

The A19 at Easington. Credit: Google.
The A19 at Easington. Credit: Google.

Traffic has ground to a halt after a vehicle broke down on the A19.

Lane one is closed on the southbound carriageway beyween the junctions with the A182 Murton and the A1086 Easington Lane.

Normal traffic conditions are expected to return between 7pm and 7.15pm.