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Queues on the M4 near Newport after accident

There are queues on the M4 Eastbound. Credit: Google Maps

The A4810 Queens Way (Eastern Distributor Road) is closed in both directions and there is queueing traffic after an accident.

It involved a motorcycle between the M4 J23A (Magor Services) and Llanwern Steel Works (Tata Steel).

The collision is near to Gwent Europark and Tesco Distribution Centre.

It's affecting traffic from J23A of the M4 towards the South of Newport, with queues and congestion for the M4 slip roads at J23A.



12 mile queue after accident on M4 near Newport

Credit: Traffic Wales

There's now a 12 mile queue on the M4 after an accident on the Eastbound carriageway near Newport.

All lanes have reopened after recovery work between J25 and J24.

There is congestion to J30 (Cardiff Gate) and it is taking traffic an hour to get through. There is also congestion on the A48(M) outbound before J29.

This was the congestion (in red) at 0830. Credit: Google Maps
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