A CAR has crashed into a tree that was blocking the road on Battery Drove.

Dorset Police received a report at 5.49am that a tree was blocking the road on the B3078 between Cranborne and Alderholt near to the junction with Battery Drove.

It was subsequently reported that a car had collided with the tree.

A spokesperson from Dorset Police said: "There were no reports of any injuries.

"Officers attended and it was reported at around 8.40am that the road was clear."