An arrest was made and a man airlifted to hospital after a collision in Solva yesterday (Thursday, May 18).

Officers responded to the scene of a collision involving a white VW caddy van, a parked car and a pedestrian on the A487 in Solva shortly before 9.30am.

One man was airlifted to hospital where his condition is described as critical but stable.

Another man has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving and causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He has since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

The road was closed for several hours and reopened at 3.30pm. 

Anyone with information or CCTV, dashcam or doorbell footage, that could help officers with their investigation is asked to report it to Dyfed-Powys Police, either online at:, by emailing [email protected], or by calling 101. If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908. Quote reference: DP-20230519-057. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111, or visiting