A stretch of the A55 eastbound has been blocked due to a police incident.

The block is in place between Junction 31 Caerwys and Junction 32 Holywell.

Traffic Wales posted on Twitter about the incident. 

The Tweet read: "#A55 Eastbound J31 Caerwys - J32 Holywell. Block in place due to police incident. Delays expected. Please allow additional time for your journey."

North Wales Police have posted on social media: "Lane closure on the A55 - near J32 - Eastbound - Due to an ongoing incident lane 1 is closed at this location and there is a rolling block on lane 2. Thank you for your co-operation and patience."

North Wales Police has said the road is partially closed as a result of a 'concern for safety'.

UPDATE: 

The police incident is now over, with all lanes now open and traffic is easing.