Shropshire Star

Two vehicle crash on busy A5 near Shrewsbury during rush hour

A lorry and a car were involved in crash on the A5 at Meole Brace this afternoon.

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Emergency services scrambled to the scene at just before 5pm where crews found that one saloon car and one heavy goods vehicle had been involved in collision.

West Mercia Police, the West Midlands Ambulance Service and Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service found that no persons were trapped.

Police said neither driver had suffered injuries.

Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service said three of its appliances went to the scene from Shrewsbury and Telford Central. An operations officer was in attendance.

A spokesman for West Mercia Police said: "Officers attended the incident to find an HGV and car involved in the collision.

"No injuries to either driver."

The fire service's stop message was received about half an hour later at 5.29pm.