Cyclist killed in Menai Bridge collision

Family photo: North Wales Police

A father-of-three has died after he was hit by a car during a bike ride near Menai Bridge.

Police say 36 year-old Robert Holmes was pronounced dead at the scene of a collision on Pentraeth Road on Good Friday evening (10th April).

In a statement issued via police, Mr Holmes’ family said their ”loving son” had ”died too soon”.

They added: ”We are all heart broken. He will be dreadfully missed by his three boys, Aaron, Jack & Connor and his whole family & friends.”

The A5025 remained closed to traffic overnight between Four Crosses and Pentraeth Automative, until it reopened at around 2pm on Easter Saturday.

Police are appealing for anyone who was in the area between 8.45pm and 9.10pm to come forward. Officers are also keen to hear from any drivers who may have dashcam footage of the collision.

Sergeant Emlyn Hughes from the Roads Policing Unit said: ”Our sympathies go out to Mr Holmes’ family and friends at this difficult time.”

Anyone with information should contact the Roads Policing Unit on 101, quoting reference no. Y049943, or the North Wales Police control room via the live web chat.

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