Lorry driver arrested after collision on A467 at Risca

Police have arrested a lorry driver on suspicion of dangerous driving following a collision between a car and an articulated lorry.

The collision happened on the A467 northbound at Risca, Caerphilly county, on Tuesday morning.

The two people in the car, a 78-year-old man and a 74-year-old woman from Rogerstone, are both in a serious condition in hospital.

The lorry driver, a 52-year-old man from Nottingham, is in police custody.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Gwent Police on 101.

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