North West Wales

A496 crash at Ty'n-y-Cefn sees two taken to hospital

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Two people were taken to hospital after a two-car crash in Gwynedd.

The crash happened on the A496 near the pumping station at Ty'n y Cefn, between Blaenau Ffestiniog and Maentwrog, at about 17:30 GMT on Tuesday.

A 26-year-old man, driving a black VW Golf was flown to North Staffordshire University Hospital, Stoke, with serious injuries but is stable.

The female driver of the red Saab was taken to Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor with minor injuries.

The road was reopened on Wednesday morning.

North Wales Police has appealed for witnesses to call 101.