Traffic updates as stretch of A66 is closed after collision involving van and truck

A stretch of the A66 is closed following a serious collision. Highways England say that the A66 eastbound is closed between the A135 at Longnewton and the A1150 at Sadberge, although it is understood the collision was on the westbound carriageway, with one lane closed on the eastbound. Traffic officers from Durham Police are at the scene.

County Durham & Darlington Fire & Rescue Service and Cleveland Fire Brigade are also at the scene along with maintenance crews. Follow Teesside Live for news, what’s on and sport across Teesside and North Yorkshire. Download our free app for Apple or Android here and get breaking news alerts direct to your phone.

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