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Police appeal after 33 vehicles damaged in Chepstow

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There is an appeal for information after 33 vehicles were damaged along the same street in Chepstow.

It happened along Western Avenue in Bulwark sometime between Sunday 29th May and Tuesday 31st May.

Police would like to speak to the female pictured in the CCTV image in connection with this incident.

If you have any information which can help Gwent Police with their inquiries call 101 quoting log number 356 31/05/16.

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Motorcyclist in critical condition after crash

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A 34-year-old motorcyclist from the Chepstow area is currently in a critical condition after a collision on the B4235 near Llangwm.

The incident happened around 3:00pm on Sunday 29th May 2016 involving only a single, red and black Yamaha R1 Motorcycle.

The rider sustained serious injuries and remains in the Royal Gwent Hospital.

The carriageway was closed for approximately 4 hours whilst officers conducted their investigations.

Officers are appealing for members of the public who may have been in the area at the time to call 101 quoting log number 302 29/5/16.

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Both carriageways of A40 re-opened after crash

The crash happened at around 5.50am this morning.

Both lanes of the A40 have re-opened following a crash this morning that left two men with 'life-changing' injuries.

The incident involving two vehicles happened on the southbound carriageway in Monmouth close to the Gibraltar Tunnels at around 5.50am.

A 50-year-old man from Newport has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

Man arrested after crash closed A40 in Monmouth

A man's been arrested after a crash on the A40 in Monmouth this morning which left two people with 'life-changing' injuries.

The incident involving two vehicles happened on the southbound carriageway in Monmouth close to the Gibraltar Tunnels at around 5.50am.

Gwent Police says a 50-year-old man from Newport has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and two other men were taken to hospital with 'life-changing' injuries.

The southbound carriage way will be closed for a substantial period of time, with diversions in place from the Monmouth traffic lights to the Wye Valley. Traffic officers are on the scene advising HGV lorries of alternative routes as the Wye Valley route has weight restrictions.

– Gwent Police spokeswoman

A second crash happened shortly afterwards on the northbound carriageway, where two people suffered minor injuries. The force says the northbound carriageway will re-open shortly. The southbound carriageway is not expected to re-open until late afternoon.

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