A19 | Northumberland | Southbound | Collision | Road Closed

The A19 is currently closed Southbound between the A690 (Stony Gate) and the A1018 (Seaton) - with delays of at least 15 minutes covering several miles of the road. This closure is due to a road traffic collision and Northumberland Police Accident Investigation is taking place. 

For traffic approaching the closure locally, you are advised to expect disruption with extra journey time and may potentially have to re-route your journey.  

If travelling towards this area from much farther afield, you may wish to change your strategic route, allow extra travel time and follow guidance from our on-road variable message signs and media.  
 
Diversion route details and guidance is as follows;

For road users travelling southbound please follow the "Solid Diamond" symbol - via the A690, B1404,  B1285 & A1018

Please note that the A19 Northbound was closed. It re-opened at approx. 11:10 this morning. 

Further incident information is available from Highways England by visiting our www.trafficengland.com website and travel apps, or via our @HighwaysNEAST regional twitter feed. For urgent real time assistance, our 24/7 contact centre team is able to provide up to the minute information on 0300 123 5000.

Highways England has been working closely with our emergency services colleagues Northumbria Police, who led the response to this incident. 

Last updated on: 04/08/2019 11:14