South West Wales

M4 Swansea crash: Four people in hospital

M4 crash near Swansea Image copyright Athena
Image caption Police say only one vehicle was involved in the crash

Four people have been taken to hospital after a car crashed on the M4 near Swansea.

The single vehicle crash happened on the eastbound carriageway at Junction 47 (Penllergaer) just after 11:00 GMT on Sunday.

South Wales Police said the male driver was seriously hurt but the injuries to his passengers - a woman and two children - were not life threatening.

The motorway was closed for police investigations until nearly 16:00 GMT.

Witnesses are asked to contact the police on 101.

Image copyright Athena
Image caption The crash led to delays and diversions as the carriageway was closed

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