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Multi vehicle serious accident on Swansea Road

A Multi vehicle accident has closed South Gower road near to Swansea Airport. The Air Ambulance and emergency services have attended and a 71 year old male has been airlifted to Cardiff hospital. Police are asking everyone to avoid the area . The road is expected to open around 2pm

The road is closed from Blackhills to Venaway Lane.

Fire crew had to assist in removing  the casualty from the vehicle. Reports also indicate a van and a taxi involved. Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the accident to get in touch. 

The accident took place in the dip at the entrance to Swansea airport. One witness said 'People travel far too fast along this road, It's impossible to see cars stopped in the road waiting to turn into Blackhills or the airport'. 

 

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