Man dies following crash at garage in Bretton

A man has died following a crash at a garage near Chester. Police were called to reports of the crash on the forecourt of Premier Garage on Chester Road, Bretton, this morning (May 3). The force received the reports at 8.40am and the crash involved a Ford Ranger truck and a man from the midlands area.

Emergency services attended the scene and the man was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. : Teen thug who kicked pensioner into Mersey now wanted by police in relation to assault Now, North Wales Police is appealing for witnesses to the single-vehicle collision in Flintshire today.

The force is appealing for any witnesses, or anyone who may have dashcam footage of this incident, to contact them. The victim’s next of kin have been informed and our enquiries into this incident remain ongoing. Reports can be made online: or via 101, quoting incident number B062423.

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called this morning, Tuesday, May 3, at approximately 8.36am to reports of a road traffic collision in Bretton. “We sent one rapid response vehicle, one Duty Operations Manager, two emergency ambulances, and the Wales Air Ambulance to the scene. One patient was conveyed to Countess of Chester Hospital.”

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