Wales

Newport highway worker death investigated

Langstone Court Road
Image caption The crash happened at Langstone Court Road in Newport, just below the M4 motorway

An investigation has been launched after a maintenance worker died during the resurfacing of a road.

Emergency services were called to Langstone Court Road, Langstone, Newport, on Thursday morning.

A Health and Safety Executive spokesman confirmed it has launched an investigation alongside police officers.

"We are aware of a fatal incident, it relates to work and road maintenance work," he said.

Image caption Flowers left at the scene

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