South West Wales

Driver arrested after traffic light fall kills man, 55

Scene of the accident in Gorseinon Image copyright @GorseinonWeb/Twitter

A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a man was killed by falling traffic lights.

The incident happened in High Street, Gorseinon, Swansea on Friday just after 16:15 GMT.

A 55-year-old man died when a BMW hit traffic lights and they fell on him.

The arrested man, 21, from the Uplands area of Swansea, remains in custody, a South Wales Police inspector said.

Police have appealed for any witnesses to contact them on the non-emergency 101 line or via Crimestoppers.

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