Posted: Tue 27th Mar 2018

Air ambulance attends road traffic collision on Deeside Industrial Park

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Mar 27th, 2018

Update 7:40pm: Police say Shotwick Road in Deeside Industrial Park is now fully open following the earlier incident. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Original information below… ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Police are asking motorists to avoid Shotwick Road on Deeside Industrial Park if possible due to a road traffic collision involving a motorcyclist. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Update: The air ambulance took off around 6:30pm and flew to the short distance to the Countess of Chester hospital. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

One lane closed on the Westbound side and a Wales Air Ambulance has been spotted landing near the scene, flying in from Liverpool. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The accident is believed to involve a motorcyclist. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Latest traffic report says:

‘A548 Shotwick Road Shotton One lane closed and heavy traffic due to accident on A548 Shotwick Road Westbound at Deeside Industrial Park (Zone 2 Turn Off).’ ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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More as and when… ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Air Ambulance Pic: Ryan Corbett. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Wales Air Ambulance is an all Wales charity providing emergency air cover for those who face life-threatening life illness or injuries. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The charity needs to raise £6.5 million every year to operate the service. The charity raises all the funds required for the day-to-day running of missions, with each mission on average costing £1500. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

You can make a lifesaving donation here: walesairambulance.com/donate ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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