A ROAD was closed after a car and a lorry were involved in a crash on a busy Dorset road.

The crash happened on the A350 near Lytchett Heath in Poole at 10.25am on Thursday, January 13.

Officers attended and the road was closed for around an hour and a half while emergency services dealt with the incident.

A Dorset Police spokesperson said: “We were called at 10.25am on Thursday 13 January 2022 to a report of a collision involving a car and a lorry on the A350 near to Lytchett Heath in Poole.

"Officers attended with the fire and ambulance services.

“The road was closed to allow emergency services to deal with the incident. Recovery was requested for the car. The road was reopened at around 11.50am."

The spokesperson said minor injuries were reported. 

Drivers were urged to find an alternative route while the road was closed.