Teenager dies in two-vehicle crash near Dolgellau

A teenage boy has died after a two vehicle crash on the outskirts of Dolgellau.

The collision involving a black Seat Ibiza car and a HGV occurred on the A470 near the Cross Foxes Inn at around 5.15pm on Sunday evening. They were travelling in opposite directions.

An 18 year-old man, who was driving the Seat, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said he was from outside the North Wales region.

Two men, who were passengers in the car, were taken by air ambulance to the Royal Stoke University Hospital, where are they are in a critical condition.

Sergeant Meurig Jones from North Wales Police said: ”We are looking for information from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have information on the nature of the driving of the vehicles involved prior to the collision.”

Anyone with information should contact the Western Roads Policing Unit in Llanydgai on 101, quoting reference no. W089538.


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