UPDATE 9.30pm

The road has now reopened.


A MAN has been taken to hospital with "serious" injuries following a crash in Caerphilly. 

The B4600 remains closed both ways between Crescent Road and Pontygwindy Road.

There is very slow traffic. 

A spokeswoman for Gwent Police: "At 5.10pm officers patrolling in Nantgarw Road, Caerphilly came across the scene of a collision between a male pedestrian and a private car.

"The officers provided initial first aid to the pedestrian pending the arrival of the Ambulance Service.

"The injured male was subsequently conveyed to Hospital where, at this time, his injuries are being considered serious but not life threatening.

"The road currently remains closed whilst the investigation into the collision continues."

Witnesses to this incident, which occurred at the junction with Crescent Road, are asked to contact Gwent Police on 101 quoting Log 334 of 4/1/18