Motorcyclist killed in A470 crash

A motorcyclist has died in a crash on the A470 near Dinas Mawddwy.

Police say the biker was travelling on a black Honda motorcycle towards the Dolgellau area when it crashed at just after 3.20pm on Sunday afternoon.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene and his next of kin have been informed. The road remained closed for several hours after the crash.

Sergeant Steve Richards from North Wales Police’s Roads Policing Unit said: ”Our thoughts very much remain with the man’s family at this time. We are appealing for witnesses to this collision and anybody who may have information is asked to contact us.”

He added officers were particularly keen to hear from anyone with dash cam footage while travelling in the area at the time. Anyone with information should call 101, quoting reference no. V171682.