TRAFFIC is banked up on Maitland Road at Sandgate after a three-car accident this afternoon.
Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) said northbound traffic was affected and motorists should expect significant delays.
The accident occurred about 4pm near the intersection of Wallsend Road.
There are also delays on the Pacific Highway at Doyalson after a two-vehicle accident about 4pm.
The crash occurred at the intersection with Scenic Drive, the RMS said.