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Emergency services were mobilised to the scene on the A465 between Pontrilas and Llangua at around 4.05pm yesterday (Saturday).

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Emergency services included two air ambulances, four fire appliances land ambulances and police.

A spokesperson for Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service said;

"We were mobilised to a serious RTC on the A465 between Pontrilas and Llangua. Supported by South Wales Fire and Rescue Service crews from Abergavenny and Ebbw Vale.

Two vehicles were involved, with one leaving the roadway and coming to a rest in the verge.

Crews used Holmatro cutting equipment to deal with the entrapment and release the casualty.

Working alongside Officialwmas (West Midlands Ambulance Service), the Midlands Air Ambulance and the Wales Air Ambulance multiple casualties were provided with trauma care before being conveyed to hospital.

The incident was left with Gwent Police and West Mercia Police for collision investigation"

The A465 remained closed for many hours following the incident.

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