A man has died following a collision involving two lorries and a Land Rover on the A41 north of Whitchurch.
The collision happened at just after 9am near to No Man’s Heath.
The driver of the Land Rover, an 80-year-old man from Wrenbury, died at the scene.
Another man was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital as a precaution and has since been discharged.
A41 to remain closed until this evening
The A41 is currently closed between the Broxton roundabout and the roundabout for the A41/A49.
The road is remain closed until this evening for recovery of the vehicles.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area and severe delays are likely.
A diversion is in place via the A49/A534.
We have just attended a serious RTC at No man’s heath crossroads. We attended with our @CheshireFire colleagues @ChesterFireStn. Crews have made the scene safe and assisting @cheshirepolice with the incident.— Whitchurch Station (@SFRS_Whitchurch) April 17, 2019
Please avoid the A41 Whit to Chester for a considerable time.
The A41 between the Broxton roundabout and the roundabout for the A41/A49 is currently closed due to a serious road traffic collision. Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/68GW6Tr9rr— Cheshire Police (@cheshirepolice) April 17, 2019