UPDATE: 12.47pm

The man, said to be in his twenties, who crashed while riding a quad bike does not have life-threatening injuries a spokesman for the Welsh Ambulance Services said.

The crash happened on Bryn Brithdir in Oakdale Business Park near Blackwood.

The man was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital in Newport.

UPDATE: 8.22am

A FIRE CREW helped a quad bike rider who overturned on a roundabout last night.

The firefighters from Aberbargoed were called at 9.15pm after the accident in Oakdale and gave the rider emergency treatment.