South West Wales

Port Talbot car crash: Mother and baby boy badly hurt

Emergency services at the scene of the collision
Image caption The 40-year-old woman was carrying her two-month-old child when the incident happened on the A48 Baglan Road

A mother has suffered life threatening injuries and her baby son has been seriously hurt after a collision with a car in Port Talbot.

The 40-year-old woman was carrying her two-month-old child when the incident happened on the A48 Baglan Road at the junction with Smallwood Road shortly after 14:30 GMT on Sunday.

The pair are being treated at Morriston Hospital, Swansea.

South Wales Police are appealing for witnesses.

The car involved in the collision was a black Mercedes E Class saloon.

Two other people, believed to be the car driver and passenger, were taken to Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend.

People with information about the incident are asked to contact the South Wales Police western roads policing office at Llansamlet on 01792 456999 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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