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Four 'Critical' After Swansea Tree Crash

Police appeal for dash cam footage after collision

Four people are in hospital with life-threatening injuries after a car crashed into a tree near Pontardawe in Swansea.

A green Rover 25 struck a tree on Gellifowy Road in Ynysmeudwy at 12:45pm on Saturday 24th November.

The driver and three passengers, who were all male, have suffered what police are calling serious 'life-changing' injuries.

The road was closed for several hours while emergency services attended the scene.

South Wales Police are appealing for witnesses.

The force has issued this statement, "At 12:45 hours on Saturday November 24th 2018 a serious Road Traffic Collision occurred whereby all four male occupants of a Green Rover 25 motor vehicle have sustained serious life threatening and life changing injuries.

"The vehicle was in collision with a tree on Gellifowy Road, Ynysmeudwy, Pontardawe. Fire, Police and Ambulance where all in attendance and the road was closed for a number of hours for investigation work to be completed.

South Wales Police are appealing for any witnesses that saw a Green Rover Motor in the area at the time of the collision and can comment on the manner in which it was being driven or have dashcam footage of the vehicle.

"Please contact South Wales Police on 101 quoting occurrence number 1800446242. We would like to thank local residents for their patience and understanding and apologise for any inconvenience caused."

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