Rail disruption LIVE: Delays as police deal with South Tyneside incident

  • Good afternoon, welcome to this Northern Echo live breaking news blog.
  • Police are currently dealing with an incident on the Metro and rail lines in South Tyneside with major disruption to services.
  • It’s Daniel Hordon signing on to keep you up to date with this breaking story as it develops.
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