North East Wales

Multi-vehicle accident forces A55 road closure

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Image caption There are traffic delays and queues following the multi vehicle accident

A multi-vehicle accident has forced the closure of the A55 westbound to Chester in north Wales.

There are traffic delays and queues between J39 A41 and J38 A483 Wrexham Road due to the accident.

Traffic is reportedly affected heading towards the Posthouse Roundabout from the Boughton Heath Roundabout.

There are also queues from the M53, on the opposite carriageway, and on surrounding routes including Whitchurch Road and Tarvin Road.