Posted: Sun 8th Jan 2017

Pedestrian seriously injured after a collision with a van in Broughton on Saturday night

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Sunday, Jan 8th, 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on Saturday night which left a pedestrian with serious injuries.

The accident happened near to the junction of Queensway and the A5104 Main Road in Broughton just after 9.39pm on Saturday evening when a Ford Transit panel van collided with a male. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The road was closed for nearly four hours from the Airbus roundabout along the A5104 to the roundabout near junction 35 of the A55. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Diversions were set up as as emergency services dealt with the incident. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The road was reported to have reopened at around 1.30am. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Sgt Nicky Collins from the North Wales Police Roads Police Unit said:

We are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision which happened on the A5104 Main Road at the junction with Queensway in Broughton at 9.39pm on Saturday night. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A silver Ford Transit panel van collided with a pedestrian who received serious injuries and is in the Countess of Chester hospital. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Anybody who witnessed the collision or has any information should call 101 quoting RC17003174 ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A spokesman for the Welsh Ambulance Service said;

We were called at about 9.35pm on Saturday 7th January to reports that a pedestrian had been hit by a car in Broughton. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

We sent a paramedic in a rapid response vehicle and a crew in an emergency ambulance to the scene and a man was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital with serious injuries ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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