10 Nov 2017

“Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witnesses following a two vehicle road traffic collision, which occurred at approximately 3.10pm on November 9th on the A470 between Builth Wells and Llyswen.

 

Fire, ambulance and council also attended the scene.

 

An unmarked police car and a Fiat Ducato van were involved in the collision.

 

An on-duty police officer was seriously injured and was airlifted to hospital. The driver of the van was taken to hospital by ambulance.

 

The road was closed at 3.45pm and reopened just after 10pm.

 

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Mid Wales Road Policing Unit by phoning 101. If you are Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.

 

We would like to thank everyone who has expressed kind thoughts and messages for the injured police officer.”

 

ENDS

 

10/11/17