MOTORISTS have been urged to take extra care on the A55 in Flintshire due to a broken down vehicle.

Traffic Wales confirmed just after 7.50am on Tuesday that traffic officers were at the Ewloe loop eastbound due to a vehicle having broken down.

A spokesman said: "If you're travelling in the area, take care when passing."

Just before 8.05am, Traffic Wales announced the vehicle had been safely recovered - but that another one had broken down on the Ewloe loop eastbound.

The spokesman added: "If you are out on our network then please ensure your vehicle is roadworthy."