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Reports of a crash on Whickham Bank.

Earlier this evening, Whickham Bank was closed, with reports of a vehicle collision. Fire, police and ambulance services were at the scene.

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The road is now back open both ways, with a recovery vehicle having just taken two vehicles away.

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