Traffic easing

Traffic is easing quite substantially now after the bypass was re-opened around 20 mins ago.

Police update

A North Wales Police spokesman has confirmed they were concerned over the welfare of a man who has now been taken away for his own safety, but no criminality took place. The A483 is fully re-open but will take some time for the roads to clear.

Wrexham traffic

The traffic is expected to take some time to clear

Incident over

Police say the incident is now over

Scene updates

Reporter Steve Bagnall is also there

Road closure

Photographer Stacey Oliver is at the scene

Police close the road near the scene of the incident on the A483
Police close the road near the scene of the incident on the A483 (Image: Stacey Oliver)

Traffic misery

They could be in for a long wait

Queueing traffic

Queueing traffic and traffic heavier than normal on A541 Mold Road Southbound between Hope Street (Gwersyllt) and J5 A483 / Summerhill Road (Gwersyllt, Wrexham) due to the congestion on the Mold Road Roundabout, following the blockage of the A483 Wrexham Bypass.

Traffic building-up

Stop-start traffic on B5445 Chester Road in both directions between A5156 J6 / A483 / A5152 Chester Road / Blue Bell Lane (Gresford Interchange, Gresford) and B5102 (Rossett) as motorists divert away from the closure of the A483 Wrexham Bypass.

Traffic Wales

No further updates

Roadblock in place

Police say that there’s a two way roadblock in place due to concerns over the safety of a man who’s standing on a bridge overlooking the bypass at junction 6, Gresford interchange. The traffic is at a standstill A541 Mold Road J5/Summerhill Road (Gwersyllt) and J7 B5102 Llay Road (Rossett).

Frustrated motorists

No word on when the road will re-open

Traffic diverted

An update by Police

Police warning

Avoid the area if you can

Traffic on stop

Traffic is on stop on both the north and south approaches of the roadblock and is steadily buildng up.

Traffic buildup

Traffic is building up in both directions as result of the roadblock, which was put in place at 11am.

Roadblock in place

Police say that there’s a two way roadblock in place with concerns over the safety of a man who’s standing on a bridge overlooking the bypass at junction 6, Gresford interchange. The traffic is at a standstill A541 Mold Road J5/Summerhill Road (Gwersyllt) and J7 B5102 Llay Road (Rossett).

Live

The A483 Wrexham By-Pass is blocked in both directions. Traffic is stationary due to police incident between A541 Mold Road J5 / Summerhill Road (Gwersyllt) and J7 B5102 Llay Road (Rossett). Emergency services are attending an incident at J6 (Gresford Interchange). Traffic is on stop on both the north and south approaches.