Six car crash on M4 at Newport injures one person

One person was injured in a six car crash on the M4 during Thursday morning's rush hour.

One lane was closed eastbound at junction 26 for the A4051 Malpas Road and tailbacks were reported as far back as junction 29 for the A48M to Cardiff.

Paramedics and South Wales Fire and Rescue Service attended the scene between the exit and entry slip.

The incident has been dealt with and emergency services have left the scene.

Appliances, including a specialist rescue tender, from Duffryn and Malpas in Newport attended.