UPDATE: Man dies after car crashes into telegraph pole near Monmouth

APPEAL: Police are asking for information following today's fatal crash near Mitchel Troy

TRIBUTES: Flowers left at the scene of the crash

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UPDATE: 10.57am

The driver of the car died at the scene of this morning's crash, a spokeswoman for the Welsh Ambulance Services said.

The driver, a 41-year-old local man, was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no passengers. Officers remain at the scene while an investigation takes place.

He was driving a red Ford Cortina.

She added the car collided with a telegraph pole so therefore telephone lines in the area may be affected – BT has been informed.

UPDATE: 8.42am

ONE person was freed from their car this morning after it crashed into a telegraph pole.

A South Wales Fire and Rescue spokeswoman said that the driver of the vehicle was the only person in the car when it crashed in to the telegraph pole on Monmouth Road, Mitchel Troy, at 4.22am.

Malpas and Monmouth crews were called to the scene and removed the driver from the car using hydraulic cutting equipment before leaving at 5.37am.

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4:01pm Fri 20 Jun 14

paws2remember says...

Rest in peace Will, our thoughts our with everyone.
Rest in peace Will, our thoughts our with everyone. paws2remember
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6:49pm Fri 20 Jun 14

salz74 says...

RIP Will,, many a good laugh shared, especially in Davey jones' thoughts go to the family and friends. Xx
RIP Will,, many a good laugh shared, especially in Davey jones' thoughts go to the family and friends. Xx salz74
  • Score: 4

3:27pm Sun 22 Jun 14

Limestonecowboy says...

Have you read this article or are you just promoting your app. 'safe kid ??'someone has died here you seem to be putting the same promotion on every article.
Have you read this article or are you just promoting your app. 'safe kid ??'someone has died here you seem to be putting the same promotion on every article. Limestonecowboy
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