Police have said traffic is now moving on the A1 after they received reports of livestock on the road.
A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: “At 7.15pm police received a report of livestock in the road on the A1 near Alnwick.”
Tom White on Twitter was at the scene and took this video.
The spokesman added: “Traffic is now moving on the A1 near Alnwick. The livestock is now off the road and in a field.
“Motorists are thanked for their patience. Thank you to all those who helped.”