UPDATE: A690 remains closed
Northumbria Police have confirmed that the A690 remains closed WESTBOUND ONLY.
Road closure updates are pictured. Please take care on the roads as police, local authorities, partner organisations and emergency services work hard to keep you moving and safe #ProudToProtect pic.twitter.com/ULcELRZ1qK— Northumbria Police (@northumbriapol) March 3, 2018
ROAD CLOSURE: Sunderland-— Northumbria Police (@northumbriapol) March 2, 2018
A690 – A19 to Houghton Cut pic.twitter.com/mf5zvvO3uI
Durham Road will be shut between the A19 and A182, heading towards Durham City.
The police and Sunderland City Council are closing the road due to current severe weather conditions.
Access will be maintained for residents up to Hangmans Lane.
With diversions via A19, A183 and A182.
The westbound carriageway of the A690 Durham Road heading towards Durham is closed between the A19 and the A182 due to the risk of snow falling from the top of the cutting to the highway below. Diversions are via A19, A183 and 182. Access for residents is via Hangmans Lane. pic.twitter.com/D9opKLAYhr— Sunderland UK (@SunderlandUK) March 2, 2018