South East Wales

Five-mile traffic jam on M4 after horse box overturns

Traffic queuing at Junction 23 Image copyright Traffic Wales

Drivers were stuck in five-mile queues after a horse box overturned on the M4 in Monmouthshire.

The eastbound carriageway was closed near junction 23, causing a traffic jam to junction 24 near Coldra.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service said it had dealt with the incident.

All three lanes have since reopened.