A road had to be closed following a five vehicle collision on the A550 at Ledsham this morning (Tuesday February 11).

The accident, which police described as ‘minor’, happened between Shotwick and Two Mills traffic lights around 8am and caused delays to commuters on their way to work.

No major injuries were reported in the incident and the road was cleared by 9.45am.

A Cheshire police spokesperson said: “The  collision was a minor injury RTC.  Anyone  who wants more details should call NPU  inspector Brian Green on 01606 363011.”