Cwmavon Road remains closed in both directions between the Shop Road junction and the Capel Newydd Avenue junction.

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: "We were called at 4.24pm today to reports of a road traffic collision on the A4043 between Cwmavon and Blaenavon.

"Two rapid response vehicles, two emergency ambulances and a BASICS doctor attended, and two people were taken to Nevill Hall Hospital in Abergavenny."


UPDATE: 5.43pm

CWMAVON Road in Blaenavon is shut both ways following an accident.

A Gwent Police spokesman said the incident, which involved three vehicles, was reported at 4.18pm. Police remain at the scene.