A FUEL spill on a vital road near Oswestry prompted firefighters to be called out on Friday, after a road traffic collision.

One crew from Ellesmere was sent to Twmpath Lane – a second incident on the road within 12 hours -  at 8.17am on Friday morning.

A Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) spokesman confirmed that two vehicles were involved in the collision, but no one was trapped.


Firefighters made the scene safe.

They added: “Two vehicles involved in collision with no persons trapped.

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“Fire crews made both vehicles electrically safe using small gear and tools.

“A fuel spill was also dealt with by fire crews and the incident was left with police.”

A stop message was sent to SFRS control at around 8.50am to say no further support was necessary.