South East Wales

Man dies after Newport petrol station 'medical emergency'

The car wash cordoned off with police tape in Newport
Image caption The car wash at the petrol station remains cordoned off with police tape

A man has died following a "medical emergency" at a petrol station in Newport.

Emergency services were called to the Tesco supermarket on Spytty Road just after 08:45 GMT on Tuesday.

The man was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital where he died. Police said the death was not believed to be suspicious.

A police cordon has been put in place around the store's car wash.

A Tesco spokeswoman said: "We are deeply saddened by the death of a man on the grounds of our Newport Spytty petrol station this morning and we're assisting the police with their investigation."