Slow traffic reported on busy Hartlepool road

The A179 in Hartlepool.
The A179 in Hartlepool.

Drivers are facing delays on a busy Hartlepool road this morning.

Motorists have reported slow traffic on the A179 road westbound, which meets with the A19 on the way into the town.

The AA says there is slow traffic from the A19 to Hart Lane section of the road.