A TEENAGER has been taken to hospital after a crash in Bournemouth this morning.

The emergency services were called to the junction of Richmond Park Avenue and Howard Road, Charminster, after a VW Golf and a Honda Civic collided at around 8.20am.

The fire service was called and they released the woman, 18, from one of the cars.

She was taken to the Royal Bournemouth Hospital with possible neck and spinal injuries.

The junction has been closed while the scene is dealt with and fluid cleared from the carriageway.