A FEMALE pedestrian suffered serious injuries after a collision with a car. 

The incident occurred at about 6.15pm on Sunday on Ffordd Talargoch in Meliden, near Gwaenysgor on the Denbighshire-Flintshire border.

As a result of the incident, the road was closed from the junction with Ffordd Tynewydd to the junction with Ffordd Tanrallt until just after 8pm.

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North Wales Police said officers attended, along with colleagues from the Welsh Ambulance Service, the Wales Air Ambulance and North Wales Fire and Rescue Service.

A woman was subsequently taken to hospital with serious injuries, police said.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact police on 101 or via online, quoting reference B088996.