Wales

Man dies after tree falls on van in Carmarthenshire

Digger and men looking at fallen tree
Image caption The authorities removed the tree from the road after the crash

A man was killed when a tree fell on the vehicle he was driving in Carmarthenshire.

Police were called to the B4306 between Pontyberem and Llannon after a large tree fell across the road and hit a van, just after 10:00 GMT.

Mid and West Wales Fire Service confirmed the tree had fallen on to a Transit van.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have asked anyone with information to contact them on 101.

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