South East Wales

Newport man charged over Xana Doyle's death crash

Xana Doyle
Image caption Xana Doyle died on Friday

A 22-year-old man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving after a woman died in a crash in Newport on Friday.

The Newport man faces other charges, including theft of a vehicle and driving with excess alcohol.

Xana Doyle, 19, from Newport, died after a silver Toyota Avensis ended up on its roof on Usk Way just after 07:00 GMT. A 15-year-old girl was also hurt.

The man is due appear before Newport magistrates on Monday.

A 21-year-old man, who was also arrested in connection with the incident, has been released with no further action, said Gwent Police.

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Image caption The Toyota Avensis ended up on its roof on Usk Way

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