Posted: Sat 11th Apr 2020

Updated: Sat 11th Apr

Police name cyclist who died in crash in Menai Bridge

North Wales news and information
This article is old - Published: Saturday, Apr 11th, 2020

A cyclist who sadly died after being involved in a collision with a car on Anglesey has been named.

Robert Holmes, who was 36 and lived locally, was riding his bike on Pentraeth Road near Menai Bridge last night when the incident took place.

Sgt Emlyn Hughes of North Wales Police Roads Policing Unit said: “Our sympathies go out to Mr Holmes’ family and friends at this difficult time.

“We are appealing for any witnesses or those with dashcam that were in the area of Pentraeth Road, Menai Bridge between 8:45pm and 9.10pm last night.”

His family have issued the following tribute: “Our loving son Robert Holmes died too soon at 36yrs old, in a tragic road accident on Pentraeth Road.

“We are all heart broken. He will be dreadfully missed by his three boys Aaron, Jack & Connor and his whole family & friends.”

The family are asking for privacy at this difficult time.

Anybody with information is asked to contact officers at the Roads Policing Unit on 101 or via live web chat quoting reference number Y049943.

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