A driver has suffered serious injuries in a car crash near Llanfyllin.

Dyfed-Powys Police said the collision involving a white Vauxhall Corsa happened just after 2am on Sunday, September 9, on the A490 junction with B4393 near Bwlch y Cibau.

Three passengers in the car were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The B4393 and A490 road was closed but has since re-opened (Picture: Google Streetview)

PC Astley said: “The male driver sustained serious injuries, and was conveyed to hospital. Three female passengers sustained minor injuries and were also taken to hospital for assessment.

"The road was closed in order for examinations to take place, and to ensure the safety of other road users. It has now re-opened, and we thank motorists in the area for their patience."

Anyone who saw the crash, or a car matching the description on the road in question between 1.30am and 2am has been asked to contact police by calling 101.