South East Wales

Crash on A48 Cowbridge Road, Cardiff, referred to IPCC

Police car

A car crash in Cardiff which left the 25-year-old driver in hospital has been referred to the police watchdog.

The man suffered serious injuries in the crash, which happened shortly after midnight on Sunday on the A48 Cowbridge Road West in Ely.

The road was closed for several hours, but has since reopened.

South Wales Police referred the incident to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) to investigate.