Appeal for witnesses following collision in Newport

Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Newport are appealing for witnesses.

We received a report of a road traffic collision involving two vehicles in Albany Street, Newport on Sunday, August 30, shortly before 11.20pm.

The collision, which involved a Vauxhall Corsa and Citroen C1, took place near the traffic lights at the A4042 junction outside the Sainsbury’s superstore.

A 20-year-old man was taken to the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, for treatment. He is in a stable condition.

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.

Part of the A4042 was closed for investigation work to be carried out and was re-opened at 1.20pm yesterday, August 31.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has any dash-cam footage is asked to get in contact by calling us on 101 quoting reference 2000317675.

You can also send us a direct message via Facebook or Twitter. Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.