Early-morning crash on A55 in Anglesey causes road closure

A CRASH on the A55 in Anglesey caused a road closure this morning (December 9).

This was between Junctions 7 and 8, eastbound.

The road re-opened soon after 9.45am.

North Wales Police said shortly after 6.30am: “Due to a road traffic collision, the A55 between Junctions 7 and 8, eastbound, at Gaerwen is currently closed.

“(There are) diversions via the A5, Llanfair PG, at Junction 7.”

At roughly 8.25am, North Wales Police added: “Can all drivers be careful driving on the A55, both eastbound and westbound on Anglesey this morning due to icy road conditions.

“Gritters are out. Stay safe.”

At about 11.40am, a North Wales Police spokesperson said: “We were called shortly before 6.15am this morning to a report of a multi-vehicle collision on the eastbound side of the A55 at Gaerwen.

“The road was closed, and diversions were put in place whilst recovery was arranged for the cars and the road was gritted.

“The road was reopened shortly after 9.45am.”

North Wales Chronicle | Anglesey