Overturned A48 lorry causes congestion in Newport

An overturned lorry Image copyright @GPASUWest/Twitter
Image caption The slip roads were closed as police recovered the lorry

A lorry overturned on an M4 slip road causing serious congestion which affected part of Newport.

Police advised motorists to avoid roads around Duffryn after the vehicle crashed on the A48 Tredegar Park roundabout, near junction 28 of the M4, on Friday.

Slip roads were closed and there was queuing traffic as police recovered the lorry.

The incident affected traffic in both directions on the M4 and A48.