QUEEN Anne Drive in Merley was closed this evening after a collision between a car and a bicycle.

A man was rushed to hospital following the crash suffering with injuries reported to be serious, but not life threatening, by police at the scene.

Police confirmed that the crash, which took place at around 5.10pm, had closed part of the A341.

They said they were called by the ambulance service to a collision at the junction of Queen Anne Drive and Merley Lane.

They closed Queen Anne Drive at the junctions with Arrowsmith Road and Merley Lane.

The driver of the car involved in the collision, a Nissan, was not injured.