UPDATED 9.30am

A Gwent Police spokeswoman said: "At approximately 7.20am this morning, it was reported that a man driving a grey Renault Laguna crashed into a parked car on Monnow Way in Bettws.

"A 41-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and is in police custody."


A ROAD in Newport was partially blocked this morning following a crash.

Traffic is queuing in and around the Lambourne Way junction on Monnow Way, Bettws, following the accident before 8am.

Newport Bus says that the road has since been cleared but some of its services are still experiencing delays.