South East Wales

Driver dies after crash with truck at Rogerstone

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A 64-year-old man has died after his car collided with a pick-up truck near Newport.

His Vauxhall Astra convertible collided with an Isuzu pick-up on the A467 between Bassaleg roundabout and Rogerstone.

The road was closed following the crash on Friday at about 16:30 BST.

The driver and passenger of the truck are being treated at the city's Royal Gwent Hospital.

It is understood their injuries are not life threatening.

Gwent Police are appealing for witnesses.