Hole in South Shields partially closes road
A road in South Shields is partially blocked after a hole appeared.
A part of Coston Drive is closed near to the Morrisons store.
The hole has developed early last night (Sunday evening).
Earlier reports of a 3ft sinkhole were seemingly over estimated.
South Tyneside Council are dealing with the incident with emergency repairs taking place.
Northumbria Water are looking into it.