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Newport crash: Two police officers seriously injured

Emergency service vehicles at the scene of the crash Image copyright Tim Hourahine
Image caption The two officers were responding to a 999 call when they were involved in a crash

Two police officers have been seriously injured after crashing while responding to a 999 call.

Gwent Police said the officers' car was involved in a crash with another vehicle on Chepstow Road, Newport, at about 14:00 BST on Sunday.

Both were taken to hospital, as well as the man who was driving the other vehicle, who sustained minor injuries.

A pedestrian also suffered minor injuries after being hit by debris from a garden wall which was damaged.

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