Mid Wales

Motorcyclist killed in collision with car at Newtown

A motorcyclist has died following a collision with a car in Newtown, Powys.

The man, who was riding a Suzuki along the A843 Newtown to Dolfor road at 20:20 BST on Wednesday, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Dyfed-Powys Police spokesman said the motorbike was in collision with a blue Ford Puma at the junction with an unclassified road leading to Mochdre.

The Mid Wales Roads Policing Unit are appealing for witnesses to call 101 or 0845 330 2000.

Inspector Mark Davies, of the Roads Traffic Unit in Mid Wales, said: "As a result of the collision the male rider of the Suzuki received fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene."

"I am now appealing for anyone with information on this accident to please get in touch with police, and ask for PC Marcus Wright."

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