Woman dies and man hurt in two-car A4048 Markham crash
A woman has died and a man taken to hospital following a crash in Caerphilly county.
Gwent Police said the crash, involving a Vauxhall Astra and a Volkswagen Polo, happened at about 15:50 GMT on Wednesday on the A4048 near Markham.
The 67-year-old woman from Caerphilly was pronounced dead at the scene and the 55-year-old man from Crosskeys was taken to the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff with serious injuries.
The road closed but has since reopened.
Police said the 55-year-old man, who had been a passenger in the Polo, was in a stable condition.
The driver of the Polo, a 20-year-old man from the Crosskeys area, was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital with minor injuries.