A ROADBLOCK was put in place on the A55 near Caerwys to allow the air ambulance to land at the scene of a crash.

The crash, involving a lorry and a 4x4 vehicle, took place at about 11am just before Junction 31 Caerwys on the eastbound carriageway.

Fire crews, police and ambulance attendedthe scene.

A rolling road block was in place from Junction 31 Rhuallt Hill to allow the helicopter to land.

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Traffic at the scene of the incident. Photo: Traffic Wales

At midday, police said there were delays but traffic is coping well.

At 12.20pm, police said the air ambulance had left the scene.

At 12.45, all lanes were reopened.