South East Wales

Driver, 47, dies on A449 in Newport in rush hour crash

A man has died after the car he was driving crashed in Newport.

The 46-year-old from Abergavenny, who has not been named, was in a grey Peugeot 407 on the southbound A449 near the Coldra roundabout at around 08:35 GMT.

The man died at the scene. One lane was later reopened.

Gwent Police appealed for witnesses to call its collision investigation unit on 01633 642404 or 101.