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Police say 19-year-old man has died after taking MDMA at Bristol nightclub

The teenager died after taking the drug in the early hours of Sunday. Credit: PA

Police say a 19-year-old man has died after taking what they believe to be a form of MDMA at a Bristol nightclub.

The teenager, from the Newport area of Wales, died after taking the drug at Motion nightclub in the early hours of Sunday.

Avon and Somerset Police says his family "are being supported at this difficult time".

We’re urging people to avoid taking any tablets marked with the words Tesla due to the associated health risks.

– Avon and Somerset Constabulary

18-year-old man arrested over fatal Shepton Mallet collision

Officers had been trying to locate two vehicles following the incident. Credit: Avon and Somerset Constabulary

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man from Gloucestershire after a pedestrian died in a collision on the A37 in Shepton Mallet on Sunday.

Avon and Somerset Police say the man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an accident.

Officers had been trying to locate two vehicles following the incident.

A 28-year-old man from Dorset was killed in the collision, which happened shortly after he left the Westfest event at the Bath and West Showground.

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