Motorist dies during police pursuit on the M4 near Cardiff

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus

An investigation has been launched after a man died when his vehicle crashed on the M4 during a police chase.

Traffic officers deployed a stinger trap to stop the vehicle, however moments later it collided with a Land Rover Freelander.

Minutes later, the vehicle collided with a Landrover Freelander on the eastbound side between junctions 30 and 32.

The fatal collision, which also involved a Land Rover Freelander, happened at around 6pm on Saturday on the eastbound carriageway between junction 32 and junction 30.

The matter is now being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

Officers said the man who died is from the Gloucester area.

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