BUS company Arriva has said it will help West Mercia Police with any investigation after one of its buses crashed off the road in north Shropshire.

An Arriva Midlands service came off the carriageway at around 6pm on Thursday, February 15 in Soulton Road, joining Wem with the A49.

The road was closed because of debris from the crash and a spokesman for Arriva Midlands said that the driver and passengers escaped injury and that the company will aid police in its investigation.


They added: "Thankfully there were no serious injuries in this incident.

"We are investigating what happened and are assisting the police with their investigation.

"We’d really like to thank everyone who helped at the scene."