One person has been taken to hospital following a crash in a North East town centre which saw a large emergency service response.

Cleveland Police confirmed they were attending a crash on Prince Regent Street in Stockton on Monday (December 11).

They added the road was blocked and advised motorists to seek alternative routes.

The Northern Echo:

North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) confirmed they were called to the incident shortly before 11:30am on Dovecot Street.

A Cleveland Police spokesperson said: "Emergency services are on scene dealing with a collision on Prince Regent Street in Stockton. The road is blocked and motorists are being asked to avoid the area and use alternative routes.

The Northern Echo:

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"Thank you for your patience."

An NEAS spokesperson said: "We were called at 11.21 this morning to a road traffic incident on Dovecot Street, Stockton.

"We dispatched a double crewed ambulance and one patient was transported to North Tees Hospital.2