Queues on A5 after farm vehicle loses wheel near Oswestry

Motorists faced delays on the A5 after a farm vehicle lost its wheel on the main road.

A farm vehicle lost its wheel on the A5 next to the West Felton turn by Oswestry
A farm vehicle lost its wheel on the A5 next to the West Felton turn by Oswestry

Traffic was held up near Oswestry on Thursday afternoon after the vehicle's wheel came off at around 3pm.

A farm vehicle lost its wheel on the A5 next to the West Felton turn by Oswestry

The vehicle was stranded on the A5 by the West Felton turn.

A farm vehicle lost its wheel on the A5 next to the West Felton turn by Oswestry

There were no other vehicles involved after the vehicle became stranded with just three wheels remaining attached.

A farm vehicle lost its wheel on the A5 next to the West Felton turn by Oswestry

Police were called to the scene and managed to divert back up traffic around the vehicle so it could be recovered.

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