Posted: Sat 14th Nov 2020

Teenage motorcyclist involved collision on Friday in Bagillt has died

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Saturday, Nov 14th, 2020

Police have said the motorcyclist who suffered injuries following a collision in Bagillt yesterday has died.

He has been named as 18 year old Andrew Philip Borthwick from Halkyn, near Holywell.

The collision happend just before 11.40am, police received a report of a two-vehicle collision involving a Landrover Freelander and a 125cc motorcycle on the A548 junction of Holywell Street which is also known as Blossoms Junction.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Sergeant Emlyn Hughes of the Roads Policing Unit is appealing for any witnesses to come forward. He said: “Sadly this is being investigated as a fatal road traffic collision and our thoughts remain with the family at this difficult time – they are being supported by specially-trained family liaison officers.

“We now need to piece together exactly what happened, so I am urging anyone who has information that could assist with the investigation to contact us – we are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or who was travelling along the A548 just prior to the collision which occurred at 11.39hrs yesterday morning.”

Anyone with information or dash cam footage is urged to contact officers at the Roads Policing Unit on 101 or via the live web chat quoting incident number Y166764.

Spotted something? Got a story? Send a Facebook Message | A direct message on Twitter | Email: [email protected]
Latest News

  • First Minister Vaughan Gething resigns
  • Vaughan Gething finally publishes evidence which lead to sacking of Hannah Blythyn from Welsh Government
  • Welsh Government Ministers resign and call for Vaughan Gething to step down

  • More...

    First Minister Vaughan Gething resigns

    News

    Vaughan Gething finally publishes evidence which lead to sacking of Hannah Blythyn from Welsh Government

    News

    Welsh Government Ministers resign and call for Vaughan Gething to step down

    News

    Significant failings in education system for children in Wales with ALN and disabilities

    News

    Two Sisters ‘Ground Force’ transforms Queensferry school’s outdoor spaces

    News

    Water bills in Wales set to rise significantly over next decade

    News

    Welsh Government unveils new Bill to boost Welsh language education

    News

    Plans to install 12 new electric vehicle charging points at a Ewloe hotel refused

    News

    Reindeer Lodge in Leeswood threatened by council decision

    News