Police advise drivers to avoid A19 after six-vehicle crash

The A19 northbound at Portrack Interchange. Copyright Google Maps.
The A19 northbound at Portrack Interchange. Copyright Google Maps.

Traffic police are advising drivers to avoid the A19 this morning following a six-vehicle crash.

Cleveland Police says that the incident has happened on the northbound side of the road at the Portrack Interchange, at Stockton.

The force tweeted: "Please avoid A19 northbound at the Portrack interchange, police are dealing with a collision involving up to six vehicles.

"Please use alternative routes where possible @ClevelandRPU."