A PENSIONER lost one of his fingers in a lawn mower accident — but believes it could have been saved if an ambulance crew had arrived sooner.
Owen Morgan, 70, was mowing a friend’s lawn in his home village of Edern when he bent down and accidentally touched the blades beneath the lawn mower, slicing off his index finger on his right hand and severely injuring two other fingers.
ROAD safety campaigners are celebrating after the Welsh Government confirmed two roundabouts will be installed at “treacherous” A470 junctions near Dolgellau — but they are disappointed the job is due to take two years.
There have been four serious acc idents at the A494 Bala junction of the A470 Dolgellau bypass since the layout was changed, by the Welsh Government last April, to imp rove safety.
In that time, there have been two fat alities, two people seriously inj ured and other smaller accidents. There have also been crashes at the A493 junction to Tywyn.
FAMILY and friends have been left in a state of shock after a well-known and popular member of the community died following a horror car crash outside Aberystwyth.
Tributes have been pouring in for community councillor, school governor and rugby club stalwart David England, 67, who died on Saturday from injuries sustained in a car crash near the Lovesgrove roundabout last Thursday.
Pictured is Lampeter Family Centre