A19 traffic tailbacks after incident close to the flyover

Motorists have been caught in long traffic delays after an incident on the A19. Tailbacks were reported northbound close to the flyover, right back up Thornaby near to the Parkway junction, around 4.45pm onwards for over an hour. Authorities have not released details on what has caused the jam, near Stockton, but one passenger stuck in it said there was one car in the outside lane.

For more news from Teesside Live click here It’s not know whether it was a crash or a broken down vehicle, but a recovery truck and police were at the scene. AA Traffic reported that the queues were holding up motorists for two minutes – however, drivers say it was more like 20 minutes or more that it took them to get through.

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