Posted: Thu 15th Aug 2013

Update: Man Dies following a serious road traffic collision on the A55 in Flintshire.

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Thursday, Aug 15th, 2013

A man has died after his car crashed into the back of a lorry in a layby on the A55 in Flintshire ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The incident happened at around 4.15pm today Thursday August 15, when a grey Nissan Almeria collided with a blue Scania lorry in a layby on the westbound carriageway of the A55 between junction 32 and junction 33 at Northop Hall. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The crash caused major delays around the area with traffic quickly backing up along the westbound carriageway through Deeside, ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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One driver who passed the accident tweeted: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident . ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Anyone with information is asked to contact the North Wales Police roads policing team on 101. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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