Firefighters in the mouth of the Brynglas tunnel
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M4 tunnel fire causes traffic chaos

The M4 has been closed in both directions near Newport in south-east Wales after a lorry caught fire in one carriageway of the Brynglas tunnels on Tuesday.

The motorway could be closed for several days following the incident between J24 A48 / A449 (Coldra) and J28 A48 / A4072 (Tredegar Park).

  • 26 Jul 2011
  • From the section Wales