A19 reopens after scrap car comes off the back of a lorry and forces closure

A section of the road near Hartlepool had to close on Tuesday afternoon.

Tuesday, 22nd June 2021, 2:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 22nd June 2021, 4:19 pm
Cleveland Police have been called to the scene.

One of the lanes on the A19 northbound between Norton and Wynyard had to close after a scrap car came off the back of a lorry at around 1 pm on Tuesday, June 22.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area as the scrap car was being recovered.

Cleveland Police have said that nobody was injured in the incident.

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The road had reopened fully by 3 pm.

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