We’re appealing for information and witnesses following a road traffic collision in Commercial Street, Pontnewydd, at around 4.05pm on Monday 16 May.
We received a report of a road traffic collision in Commercial Street, Pontnewydd, Cwmbran at around 4.05pm on Monday 16 May.
Officers attended, along with paramedics from the Welsh Ambulance Service, to assist with traffic management and the collision involved a car and a pedestrian.
A 64-year-old woman from the Cwmbran area later died in hospital.
A 23-year-old Cwmbran man was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and he was released under investigation as enquires continue.
Anyone with information about the collision is asked to get in touch with us.
We’re asking for anyone who was in Commercial Street between 3.50pm and 4.20pm on Monday 16 May or those with CCTV or dashcam footage to call us on 101 or send us a direct message on Facebook or Twitter, quoting log reference 2200163138, with any details.
Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.