South East Wales

Motorcyclist killed in Newport accident named

A4810 Magor Image copyright Google

A motorcyclist who died following an accident on Newport's Eastern Distributor Road has been named as 35-year-old Robert William Freeman from Bristol.

The A4810 between the Tesco Distribution Centre and Gwent Europark near Magor was closed after the incident at 01:45 GMT on Tuesday.

No other vehicle was involved, and an appeal has been made for witnesses.

Police said Mr Freeman's family is being supported by specialist officers.