At approximately 5:10am this morning, Thursday 8th March 2018 we received reports of a serious road traffic collision on the M4 Westbound J26.
The incident involved multiple vehicles and a pedestrian near to the Brynglas Tunnels, Newport.
Sadly, we can confirm the pedestrian; a man was pronounced deceased at the scene, enquiries are ongoing to establish his identity.
Two people were taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
The Westbound carriageway was closed for some time whilst emergency services attended to the scene.
All lanes have now reopened; we thank you for your patience.
Anyone with information is asked to please call 101 quoting log number: 44 08/03/2018.