South East Wales

Woman dies in mountain road crash in Blaenau Gwent

A woman has died after a car and van collided on a mountain road.

The crash happened between Hilltop and Sirhowy near Tredegar, Blaenau Gwent, at around 1315 BST on Monday.

The driver of the Toyota car was pronounced dead at the scene and three passengers were taken to hospital as a precaution.

The driver and passenger of the Ford transit van were treated for minor injuries. Gwent Police are investigating.