Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2016

Police appeal for witnesses after a 4 vehicle RTC closed the A494

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Aug 17th, 2016

The A494 was blocked this afternoon due to a four-vehicle collision on Aston Hill, between the Buckley turn off and Queensferry. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Reports say the accident involves a motorcyclist who is believed to have received serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Facebook comment: Just seen this accident. Horrible!! Rider looks like he’s been hit and landed on the other side of the central reservation. Hope he’s ok!! ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Congestion stretched back around three miles to Sealand on the westbound carriageway while queues of up to five miles built up past Northop on the eastbound side. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Police have since put out a request for witnesses to the crash which took place around 4.20pm ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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The road reopened at 5.40pm ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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