Biker dies in car crash tragedy on Welsh road

Police are appealing for witnesses
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A biker has tragically died following a crash involving a car on the A483. The fatal collision happened on Saturday in mid Wales and police have appealed for witnesses.

A Dyfed Powys Police statement said: "Fatal collision. We are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision between a motorbike and a car, in Powys.

"The collision happened on the A483 between Llanbister and Llanbadarn Fynydd (the main road between Llandrindod Wells and Newtown) at around 12.45pm today (Saturday, 25 May). The orange KTM motorcycle was travelling northbound towards Llanbadarn Fynydd when it collided with a car.

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"Sadly, the motorcyclist died at the scene. His family have been informed and they are being supported by specially trained police officers.

"Anyone with information that could help us with our investigation, particularly anyone who saw the motorcycle before the collision, or has dashcam footage of it, is asked to report it in one of the following ways: Direct message on social media; email, or call 101 Quote reference: DP-20240525-147."

You can also get in touch anonymously with Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111, or visit If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908."

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