A MAIN road near Whitchurch has reopened following a crash this morning (Monday, August 14).

North Wales Police confirmed the A528 between Overton and Ellesmere would be closed "for several hours". 

However, they have confirmed it has now reopened.

A spokesperson said: "A528 closed between Overton and Ellesmere. A telegraph pole has come down in the road, emergency services currently at scene dealing with the incident.


"Road will be closed for several hours. Location is near the Overton Cross, junction for the B5069."

Reports state that the road is partially blocked and has sparked slow traffic.

A North Wales Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: "We were called at 10.59am to reports of a road traffic collision in Overton.

"One crew are in attendance – there are no more details at this time."