The A483 has reopened with speed restrictions near Wrexham after a crash between a lorry and tractor on Wednesday afternoon.

The incident happened between junction two and three of the southbound carriageway between Ruabon and Rhostyllen.

Emergency services were called to the scene and a man was taken to Wrexham Maelor Hospital. His condition is unknown.

The road was closed for several hours following the incident.

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All lanes have now re-opened to traffic, with a temporary 40mph speed limit restriction on both sides of the carriageway.

Safety fence repairs are expected to be completed on Thursday evening, after which restrictions will be lifted.