97-year-old man killed in Knighton car crash is named

An 97-year-old pedestrian who died after being hit by a car was today named by police.

Bridge Street in Knighton. Photo: Google StreetView.
Bridge Street in Knighton. Photo: Google StreetView.

Richard Wood died yesterday following the accident on the A4113 Bridge Street in Knighton.

Police were called to the scene between Larkey Lane and Presteigne Road, as well as ambulances and the Wales Air Ambulance.

The road was closed following the accident.

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for anyone who witnessed the accident to contact them on 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or at crimestoppers-uk.org

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