THE family of a Gwent motorcyclist killed in a crash with a car near Brecon have paid tribute to a "loving, devoted partner and father".

Dan Orlandea, 52, from Caerphilly, died in a collision on the A4215 between Libanus and Defynnog on Sunday, November 3.

In a statement, his family said: "Dan was a caring, loving, devoted partner and father."


They added: "Dan loved being with his family and spending as much time as he could doing sporting activities with his daughter.”

Mr Orlandea worked for South West Ambulance Service as a full-time emergency care assistant and was training to be a paramedic.

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Dan Orlandea

He also volunteered as a community first responder and often volunteered for Blood Bikes Wales.

Dyfed-Powys Police's Brecon Roads Policing Unit is appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101.

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