North West Wales

A499 at Pwllheli closed after crash involving cars and tractor

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A main road in Gwynedd was closed in both directions after a crash involving two cars and a tractor.

The A499 was shut on Friday night near Pwllheli between the A497 and the B4413 at Llanbedrog.

North Wales fire service, which was alerted at 15:24 GMT, said crews used cutting equipment to free a casualty.

A woman, 18, was flown to Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor with serious leg injuries, while a man, 19, was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

North Wales Police said the vehicles involved were a silver Peugeot 206, a blue Volkswagen Golf and a tractor.