NORTH Wales Police have revealed why a helicopter has been seen circulating around Flintshire this morning.

It is because a man had fled from a vehicle which had crashed and Police had been on the lookout for him.

A statement from NWP's South Flintshire team read: "You may be wondering why the helicopter has been circulating the New Brighton/Sychdyn area.

"A male made off from a vehicle that had crashed. An extensive area search was conducted and we now have one in custody. #eyeinthesky #thenoseknows #youcanrunbutyoucanthide #teamwork"