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48-year-old biker killed in B5105 crash with rally car; CAR DRIVER AIRLIFTED TO HOSPITAL.

Byline: MARI JONES Daily Post Reporter

A BIKER has died after colliding with a rally car on the B5105 on Saturday morning.

The 48-year-old from the Merseyside area was pronounced dead at the scene near the Clocaenog Forest in Denbighshire.

The driver of the rally car was airlifted to Stoke with serious injuries and their passenger was taken to Wrexham Maelor in a condition not described as life threatening.

Police closed the road for more than eight hours after the incident which happened just after 10am.

Officers are now appealing for witnesses to the crash which saw the Air Ambulance called along with two rapid response vehicles and two fire engines including one from Denbigh and one from Cerrigydrudion.

Firefighters helped to cut a casualty free from the rally car.

Sergeant Raymond Williams of the Roads Policing Unit said: "Our sympathies go out to the family of the motorcyclist.

"Police Family Liaison officers are with the family and the coroner has been informed.

"The investigation is ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding this collision and we are keen to hear from anyone who may have been in the area prior to the collision on Saturday morning."

Anyone with information is asked to call the Roads Policing Unit on 101 quoting reference

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Publication:Daily Post (Conwy, Wales)
Date:Sep 3, 2018
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