ROWLAND PHILLIPS IN CAR ACCIDENT :: 10 Mar 14:54

Former Wales and Neath rugby player Rowland Phillips hit by a car near his home.

Former Wales rugby star and current defence coach at London Welsh, Rowland Phillips has been hit by a car while walking near his home in Neath.

After being taken to hospital, his injuries were not life-threatening and he was allowed home.

Police have arrested an unnamed man, who was driving a Ford Focus which was believed to have been involved in the accident. He was bailed while police continue their investigations.