North East Wales

A5 remains shut on Chirk bypass after tractor crash

A5 Chirk crash Image copyright Oswestry and Border counties advertizer
Image caption A tractor and two cars were involved in the incident

A major road remains closed following a crash which left a tractor hanging off a bridge in Wrexham county.

The A5 Chirk bypass shut in both directions between Halton roundabout and B5070 Chirk Road after the incident which involved two cars on Monday.

The bridge has been shut for repairs, with a diversion through Chirk.

A car driver was taken to hospital following the crash. The road is expected to remain closed on Tuesday, and possibly into Wednesday.

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