Car fire in Bangor


Car fire in Bangor brought traffic to a standstill in Bangor, North Wales today.

Car fire in Bangor
Car fire in Bangor

The car was engulfed in flames at around midday today at Caernarfon Road in the city.

A crash had occurred between the car and a motorcyclist, and the car caught fire after the crash.

The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Two fire engines, an ambulance and four police cars were in attendance.

Traffic was stopped and diverted by police.

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 12.10pm to a two-vehicle road traffic collision. We responded with a crew in an emergency ambulance, and a man in his 20s was taken to Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor,  in a stable condition.”

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