A CRASH sparked slow traffic on a stretch of the A494 in Flintshire this afternoon (Tuesday, May 14).

Traffic reports state that the incident happened between Pinfold Lane and A55 North Wales Expressway J34 at Ewloe at about midday. 

The carriageway was reportedly partially blocked in both directions and it sparked congestion for about an hour. 

Latest reports state that the crash has since been cleared and traffic has returned to normal.