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19-year-old motorcyclist dies in collision

Duffryn Terrace, New Tredegar Credit: Google Maps

A 19-year-old motorcyclist died in a collision in New Tredegar yesterday afternoon (1 October).

Gwent Police are investigating the crash between a car and a motorcycle on Duffryn Terrace, Elliotstown.

In a statement Gwent Police said:

Sadly the rider of the motorcycle, a 19 year old from the local area, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Specially trained police officers are supporting their family at this time.

– Gwent Police

The driver and passenger of the car were not injured.

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Teenager who died in Caerphilly named as Shauna Davies

Emergency services were called to an area off Caerphilly Mountain Road Credit: ITV Cymru Wales

A teenage girl who died in Caerphilly on Sunday has been named as 15-year-old Shauna Davies.

Emergency services were called to an area off Caerphilly Mountain Road during the early hours of June 18 following concerns for the girl's health, but she died shortly after they arrived.

Four people were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs after her death, and have been released pending further investigation.

Police say enquiries are ongoing and Shauna's family are being supported by specialist officers.

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