AN OVERTURNED car has closed a Caerphilly road in both directions.

Police and fire crews are dealing with the situation near the Maenllwyd Inn, Rudry.

A spokeswoman for the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service said local crews had been called to wash down petrol leaking on to the road.

“No person was trapped inside,” they added.

“Crews are still in attendance while the car is recovered and police have closed the road.”

The incident was reported at 10.54am.