One person has been airlifted to hospital after a car and a motorcycle crashed near Brecon.

The crash which took place earlier today (March 21) along the B4520 in between Upper Chapel and Brecon led to Dyfed-Powys Police closing the road while emergency services attended the incident.

Crews from Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene to make the vehicles safe while ambulance crews attended to casualties at the scene.


One of the people involved was in such a serious condition that they were later airlifted to hospital from the scene.

A spokesperson for the Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service said: “At 1.55pm on Thursday, March 21, the Brecon crew was called to an incident along the B4520 in Pwllgloyw, Brecon.

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“Crew members responded to a road traffic collision involving one private motor vehicle and one motorcycle. 

“The crew made the vehicle safe and assisted the Ambulance Service personnel at the scene, one casualty was taken to hospital by air ambulance.

“Crew members left the scene at 3.05pm.”