An accident on the A515 caused delays for motorists this afternoon.

The incident involving two vehicles happened at around 12pm and closed Lichfield Road in both directions.

The accident took place between the A513 Rugeley Road and the A513 Alrewas Road/Manor Road.

See how we reported this live incident below.

Road re-opened

The road has re-opened and traffic has returned to normal.

Thank you for following our updates on this live blog.

Map shows where traffic is heaviest

Avoid area, police warn

Road still closed

The A515 Lichfield Road is still closed in both directions, traffic information website Inrix reports.