Tribute to man who died in fatal collision in Dolgellau


fatal collisionPolice have named the 87 year old man who died in a road traffic collision last night (Sunday October 7).


He was the Reverend Morris Jones Morris of Machynlleth, who died when his Peugeot 207 was involved in a collision with an hgv at the junction of the A470 with the A494 in Dolegellau at 8.30pm.


His family said that he was returning home from a preaching appointment when the collision occurred.


They said that before he retired the Reverent ministered to congregations on the Lleyn Peninsula and Dyffryn Banw.


He retired to his native Machynlleth 11 years ago after the death of his wife Ellen.


Police are appealing for information and ask anyone who was travelling in this area and witnessed the collision to contact them.


Anyone with information is asked to contact on 101 or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.