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Severe accident: A40 Monmouthshire southbound

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A40 Monmouthshire southbound severe accident, from A466 Dixton Road to B4293.

A40 Monmouthshire - A40 in Monmouth closed and it's slow southbound from Dixton Roundabout to Gibraltar Tunnels, because of an accident.

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Driver dies after lorry crashes off M4 near bridge

A man has died after the lorry he was driving crashed off the side of the M4 near the Prince of Wales Bridge.

Gwent Police said the HGV careered down an embankment on to land alongside the Welsh side of the bridge in Monmouthshire at about 10:30 BST.

He was airlifted to hospital in Cardiff but has died of his injuries. No-one else was injured.

Police said both directions of the M4 over the bridge will remain closed for the rest of the day.

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