Date Responded 29 August 2018

Provision of information held by Northumbria Police made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the 'Act')

As you may be aware the purpose of the Act is to allow a general right of access to information held at the time of a request, by a Public Authority (including the Police), subject to certain limitations and exemptions.

You asked:

  1. Please provide a break down year by year for the last 3 years of recorded accidents at the junction of  City Way/Monarch Way- Sunderland.
  2. In addition if you are able to please provide the general nature/cause of the accident if this was established i.e speeding, drink driver, poor road conditions etc.
  3.  To note we are taking ‘the last 3 years’ to be last 3 calendar years.

In Response:

We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention.

Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Collision Records Unit  of Northumbria Police. I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Northumbria Police.

I am able to disclose the located information to you as follows.

There have been 5 recordable collisions on City Way j/w Monarch Way, Sunderland in the last 3 years.

2 in 2015 - both due to the weather conditions

1 in 2016  - due to weather conditions

2 in 2017  - one due to weather conditions, one due to driver error.

All collisions were closed no further action.

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