UPDATE: Air ambulance scrambled for woman with 'severe burns' in Tredegar car blaze

The burnt-out car and officers at the scene of the incident on Ystrad Deri in Tredegar. Pic Jen Mills.

The burnt-out car and officers at the scene of the incident on Ystrad Deri in Tredegar. Pic Jen Mills.

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UPDATE: 5.29pm

A spokesman for the Welsh Ambulance Service confirmed that the woman had been airlifted to Morriston hospital in Swansea with serious injuries.

UPDATE: 4.06pm

Burnt-out car and police cordon at the scene of the incident on Dukestown Road in Ystrad Deri in Tredegar. Pic Jen Mills.

South Wales Argus:

South Wales Argus:

South Wales Argus: The burnt-out car and officers at the scene of the incident on Ystrad Deri in Tredegar. Pic Jen Mills.

UPDATE: 3.11pm

Scene of the car fire:

UPDATE: 2.42pm

A spokeswoman for South Wales Fire and Rescue said the victim is a woman. She added they believe the incident involves one car.

The fire was brought under control after it started at around 1.44pm.

A spokeswoman said she did not believe there were any suspicious circumstances and that she was not aware of any road closures.

UPDATE: 2.33pm

THE AIR ambulance has been scrambled to airlift a casualty with "severe burns" following a car fire in Tredegar this afternoon.

Fire crews from Tredegar and Ebbw Vale are at the scene on Dukestown Road in Ystrad Deri in Tredegar.

Are you at the scene? Send your pictures to newsdesk@southwalesargus.co.uk

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