THREE men have been arrested after the crash on the Heads of the Valleys Road which claimed two lives.

A 24-year-old man from the Abergavenny area was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

A 21-year-old man from the Brynmawr area, and a 22-year-old man from the Blaina area were arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting dangerous driving. death by dangerous driving, police said tonight.

They were released on bail pending further investigations.

Biker Glyndwr John Evans, 49, of Glynneath, and car driver Philip Bath, 29, from Nantyglo, died after the crash on the Gilwern to Brynmawr stretch of the A465 at 12.35pm on Saturday, near Clydach.