Busy road shut after tractor overturns near Oswestry

A major road near Oswestry was blocked for more than two hours after a tractor overturned at 2pm yesterday.

No one was hurt in the accident, which happened on the A495 Llynclys to Llansantffraid road south of Oswestry.

Toby Shergold, of West Mercia Police, said the tractor was not blocking the road, but police had to bring in a crane to recover the vehicle.