THE A494 near Ruthin has reopened following a crash in which a person died.

Collision investigators at the scene of the crash between Ruthin and Llanbedr DC where a pedestrian died in the early hours of this morning have completed their work.

North Wales Police Tweeted that the road between Ruthin towards Llanbedr DC has now been reopened.

A police spokesperson said: "If you have any information please contact us either via 101 or web-chat or e mail our reference W146612."

An appeal for witnesses has been launched.