Knighton car crash: Police appeal after woman dies

Police are appealing for information after a woman was killed in a two-vehicle road crash in Powys.

The incident happened on the A4133 between Knighton and Leintwardine on Tuesday shortly before 10:50 GMT.

Dyfed-Powys Police said the woman, who was driving a Kia Rio car, was airlifted to hospital but died later. A man driving a Citroen van was treated for shock.

The road was shut for around five hours and police are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone who saw the collision or were on A4133 at the time are asked to contact police on 101.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Mid Wales

Weather

Aberystwyth

26 °C 15 °C

Features & Analysis

  • Man holding lipWitch hunt

    The country where a blasphemy charge is a death sentence


  • Espresso cupNews quiz

    Which city serves the strongest cup of coffee?


  • Irvine WelshDeaf ears

    Five famous Scots who can't vote in the Scottish referendum


  • Electric chairReturn of 'the chair'

    Five people talk about their roles in Tennessee's execution debate


Elsewhere on the BBC

  • Canada.Hidden rail trip

    Canada's tiny, two-car shuttle is a train lover's dream with scenic views

Programmes

  • Leader of Hamas Khaled MeshaalHARDtalk Watch

    BBC exclusive: Hamas leader on the eagerness to end bloodshed in Gaza

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.