South West Wales

M4 Port Talbot crash causes eight-mile traffic queue

M4 traffic camera at Junction 44 Lon Las
Image caption M4 traffic queues as seen at junction 44 (Lon Las)

A crash on the M4 eastbound has closed the motorway leading to an eight-mile traffic queue near Port Talbot.

Emergency services are at the scene where a vehicle has left the carriageway and gone into the bushes.

The condition of the driver or any passengers is not known.

Congestion is building up to junction 47 (Penllergaer) with traffic being re-routed via junction 43 (Llandarcy). Delays of 45 minutes are reported with the A465 approach affected.

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