A PERSON was taken to hospital after a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in Llangollen. 

The incident occurred on Castle Street in the centre of the town on Wednesday afternoon. 

Police blocked the road in both directions as paramedics treated an injured person at the scene. 

Eye witnesses stated that the pedestrian involved was an elderly lady. 

On Thursday morning, the Welsh Ambulance Service issued an update on the incident. 

A spokesperson said: "We were called on July 12, shortly before 3pm to reports of a road traffic collision involving a pedestrian on Castle Street, Llangollen.

"We sent one emergency ambulance and one duty operational manager to the scene, where we were supported by colleagues from the Emergency Medical Retrieval and Transfer Service.

"One person was taken to Wrexham Maelor Hospital for further treatment.”