North East Wales

Gwynedd woman, 73, dies after A470 car collision

The A470 road Image copyright Google
Image caption The crash happened on the A470 near the Maenan Abbey Hotel near Llanrwst

Police are appealing for information after a 73-year-old Gwynedd woman died following a crash in the Conwy Valley.

The collision between a silver VW Golf and a blue Vauxhall Astra happened on Thursday on the A470 near the Maenan Abbey Hotel, close to Llanrwst

The female passenger was travelling in the Astra and died in hospital.

The male driver of the VW Golf remains in a serious condition. A third person also needed hospital treatment.

Insp Martin Best said: "Anyone who may have witnessed this collision or has any information which may assist our investigation is asked to contact North Wales Police on 101."