Collision was caused by Newtown pensioner suffering blackout

By countytimes.co.uk

2 weeks ago

News Crime

A Newtown pensioner suffered a “blackout” in the lead-up to a collision on a busy Powys road.

The driver of the other vehicle that collided with 74-year-old Robert Shorter’s Vauxhall Zafira on the A489 at Penstrowed on May 15 last year had to be cut from the wreckage and suffered a fractured neck – he died the following month after an unrelated heart attack.

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