At approximately 19.45pm this evening (Monday 5th August), officers were called to a report of a serious, two vehicle, road traffic collision in Pontypool, on Penywain Road, Wainfelin.
Officers along with the Welsh Ambulance Service and South Wales Fire and Rescue Service are currently on the scene.
The road remains closed and diversions are in place which will cause congestion.
Please avoid the area if possible and find alternative routes for your journey.
Officers are requesting any motorists using the road around this time to please check any dash cam footage that may provide further information that will assist officers with their enquiries.
Anyone with any information or anyone who may have witnessed the incident is urged to contact Gwent Police on 101 or Direct Message us on Facebook or Twitter, quoting log 500 05/08/19