South East Wales

Driver arrested after fatal crash in Blaenau Gwent

A motorist has been arrested after a motorcycle passenger was killed in a crash.

The collision between the Ford Fiesta and the motorcycle happened on Thursday afternoon on the main road between Ebbw Vale and Brynmawr in Blaenau Gwent.

The woman pillion passenger was killed and a man riding the motorcycle was seriously injured.

The driver of the car has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving.

Gwent Police said two males in the car were not injured.

The road was closed in both directions.

Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call Gwent Police on 101 or the collision investigation unit on 01633 642404.

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