Breaking News First reported by Island Echo

DUAL CARRIAGEWAY CRASH CAUSES DELAYS IN NEWPORT

UPDATED: A road traffic collision on the northbound carriageway of Medina Way is causing traffic delays in Newport this afternoon (Saturday).

The incident has occurred on the dual carriageway close to St Mary’s Roundabout.

Witnesses have described hearing the screeching of tyres followed by a loud bang.

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The road is said to be closed, which is causing lengthy tailbacks.

UPDATE @ 15:15 – The collision has involved an orange Ford Focus ST and a Mini Convertiable – both being driven by female drivers.

Thankfully, no one has been injured.

Police have closed 1 lane of the northbound carriageway whilst they await recovery of the 2 vehicles.

Traffic is now flowing in the area with minimal delays.

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