Motorcyclist killed in Bala crash

A man has died after his motorcycle collided with a car in Bala.

The crash occurred on the A494 at around 3.10pm on Monday afternoon (7th May).

Police say the family of the motorcyclist – a 57 year-old from Wrexham – have been informed, but no further details are available.

Sergeant Nicola Grimes-Williams said: ”We are keen to hear form anyone who may have seen the motorcyclist riding along the road prior to the collision…and we are appealing to any drivers who may have dashcam footage to come forward.”

Anyone with information should contact the Roads Policing Unit on 101, quoting reference no. W059333, or the North Wales Police control room online.

Elsewhere over the Bank Holiday, a man in his twenties suffered life threatening injuries after two bikes crashed on the A487 between Dolgellau and Machynlleth on Sunday.

Police are also appealing for any witnesses to the collision to come forward (ref no. W058707)


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