Road closed following serious collision
One of the region’s major roads is closed following a serious collision.
The southbound carriageway of the Central Motorway in Newcastle is expected to remain closed for four hours.
Three people were taken to hospital after a one-car collision near the jucntion with Claremont Road at around 11.05 this morning.
The two passengers in the car are described as being in a serious condition. The driver is believed to have suffered minor injuries.
Police will remain at the scene throughout the afternoon and it is expected that a full road closure of the southbound carriageway will be in place for... read more
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