Cyclist assaults motorist on the A5

Published date: 06 June 2014 |
Published by: Kirstie Dolphin
Read more articles by Kirstie Dolphin


POLICE are looking for a cyclist who attacked a man in his car yesterday.

An appeal for witnesses is being made following an incident on the A5 on Wednesday, June 4 involving a cyclists and a motorist.

At around 11am a motorist travelling from Llangollen is believed to have been assaulted by a cyclists after both stopped at the side of the A5 road near Berwyn.

The motorist sustained minor injury however police remain keen to trace witnesses and anyone who may hold information.

PC 1751 Mark Roberts who is investigating said: “At the time of the incident, a number of motorists passed by so it’s possible that people witnessed the assault. Furthermore, the cyclist is believed to have been riding with a group of up to 12 individuals – some of whom were described as wearing yellow high visibility jackets which possibly had a blue band at the lower part of the jacket.

“I appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident or has information to please contact me or my colleagues at Llangollen police station on 101 quoting reference number R083184.”

Alternatively, individuals with information can contact the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.

For more news from across the region visit

You must be a registered user to leave a comment. Register or login here.

Featured Businesses

View all adverts