OAP in Flintshire crash 'had heart attack'


An elderly driver who died in a road crash in Flintshire had suffered a heart attack, a post-mortem examination has revealed.

Hugh Griffiths, from Ffynnongroyw, who was in his 80s, was found dead in his Mercedes on Tuesday.

It had collided with a Renault Clio on the A548 coast road near the Lletty Hotel at Mostyn at 1120BST .

Two elderly women were taken to Glan Clwyd hospital following the crash.

One, an 81 year old, had a broken leg while the other was reported to have a suspected neck injury.

The road was closed while investigations took place.

Police have appealed for witnesses tp the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call North Wales Police on 101 if in Wales, or 0845 6071001 (Welsh language) or 0845 6071002 (English).

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