ONE person was taken to hospital after a crash on a busy road in Poole.

Herbert Avenue was closed on Monday evening, January 15, following a two-vehicle collision.

Police were called to the scene at 6.10pm.

Officers attended with the ambulance service A spokesperson for the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) said: “We were called at 18:16hrs on Monday 15 January to a road traffic incident on Herbert Avenue in Poole.

“We sent three double-crewed ambulances and conveyed one patient by land ambulance to Poole Hospital.”

Buses were diverted as a result of the closure with the Morebus 16 and 17 services affected.