South East Wales

Appeal after man 'falls' from van in Merthyr Tydfil

Police are appealing for information after a man suffered serious head injuries when he apparently fell out of the back of a van.

The incident happened at about 12:55 BST at a roundabout by the Lindt factory on the A4054 in Merthyr Tydfil.

The 38-year-old, who was in the white Iveco van travelling north from Troedyrhiw, was taken to University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff.

The van's driver has been assisting police with their inquiries.

Anybody who witnessed the incident or who saw the van beforehand is asked to contact the roads policing unit on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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