POLICE have confirmed that a man has died following a road traffic collision in Radnorshire at the weekend.

The man, a motorcyclist, was involved in a single vehicle crash on the A470 between Rhayader and Llangurig at around 8.55am on Sunday morning (October 8).

“Dyfed Powys Police is appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle road traffic collision, which occurred on the A470 between Rhayader and Llangurig at around 8.55am on Sunday morning,” the force said.

“The male rider of a black KTM Super Duke motorcycle sadly died at the scene. Next of kin have been advised and are being supported by specialist officers.

“If anyone has any information on this incident or may have been travelling along the A470 at the relevant time, please contact Dyfed Powys Police.”

Anyone with relevant information can contact police online at https://bit.ly/DPPContactOnline. Alternatively, email 101@dyfed-powys.police.uk or call 101. Quote reference DPP-20231008-082.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.

Police and Traffic Wales confirmed the A470 was closed in both directions following the crash and would remain shut for some time. Traffic Wales tweeted that the road had been reopened at around 4.30pm.


If you would like any help with bereavement, loss or mental wellbeing, here are some helpline numbers

You can call the Samaritans on 116 123

Papyrus Hopeline on 0800 068 4141

Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) on 0800 58 58 58