South West Wales

Milford Haven van fire death teen a 'much loved character'

Morgan Power Image copyright South Wales Police

A teenager who died after the van he was travelling in caught fire has been described as a "popular and much loved character".

Morgan Power, 17, from Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, died on 12 February, following the M4 crash near Swansea.

In a tribute, his family said they were "heartbroken" and everyone who knew him was in "a state of shock".

His father, Karl, who was driving the Peugeot Partner van is recovering from his injuries at Morriston Hospital.

The tribute from Mr Power's mother Claire and brother Jay, 14, said the engineering apprentice was a keen sportsman who wanted to follow in the footsteps of his dad who was his "idol".

"He was so close to all of his family - we are all heartbroken and will never forget the wonderful, laid back Morgan," the tribute read.

Police are trying to track down drivers in the area at the time of the incident as they try to put together a full picture of what happened.

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