Posted: Fri 29th Nov 2019

Updated: Fri 29th Nov

Delays on M56 heading away from Deeside following a collision

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Friday, Nov 29th, 2019

Update 3.30pm: All lanes back open but lond delays remain. 

There’s around six miles of queuing traffic with delays quoted at over 40 minutes. 

Previous report: Delays are forming on the M56 heading away from Deeside following a collision.

According to traffic reports two lanes are blocked eastbound at junction 14.

North West Motorway Police say they held traffic back while they deal with an ‘incident’ 

Latest traffic report states:

‘Queueing traffic due to accident, now on the shoulder on M56 Eastbound from J15 M53 J11 to J14 A5117 (Chester Services / Helsby). All traffic was held just after 14:40 and released again. The previous accident caused lanes two and three (of three) to be closed. All lanes have been re-opened.’

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