South West Wales

One person 'critical' after M4 crash near Swansea

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A motorist was left in a critical condition following a crash which closed part on the M4 near Swansea on Thursday evening.

The road was shut eastbound for several hours after the single-vehicle incident between junctions 46 (Llangyfelach) and 45 (Ynysforgan) at about 19:30 GMT.

Mid and West Fire Service said the vehicle's passenger was seriously hurt but the driver was already out.

South Wales Police said there were "significant" delays initially.