Wales

'Serious accident' closes A470 road in Conwy Valley

Junction of the A5 and A470 at Betws-y-Coed, Conwy Image copyright Google
Image caption The A470 is shut between Blaenau Ffestiniog and Betws-y-Coed

Emergency services have closed the A470 trunk road following a serious accident in the Conwy Valley.

Police have asked motorists to avoid the route, after the crash near Dolwyddelan on Sunday afternoon.

The road was shut shortly after 14:00 GMT between Glanypwll Road, Blaenau Ffestiniog, and the A5 at Waterloo Bridge in Betws-Y-Coed.

Traffic agencies said the incident involved a single vehicle.

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