Emergency services are responding to a collision on a major route in Herefordshire this morning, with motorists advised to avoid the area.

The collision has occurred on the A4103 (Fromes Hill) between Hereford and Worcester.

The junction with the B4214 (Bishop’s Frome & Ledbury) is currently blocked.

West Mercia Police and West Midlands Ambulance Service are at the scene, alongside the Air Ambulance and Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service.

A spokesperson for Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service told Your Herefordshire:

“Two Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service crews – one each from Bromyard and Hereford Fire Stations – were called at 07:06 on 11 June to an RTC on the A4103 at Fromes Hill. 

“The incident involved a tractor and a car with both vehicles on all four wheels.

“A female casualty was medically trapped and released by fire service personnel before being handed over to the care of the ambulance service who attended along with police and air ambulance.

“The A4103 remains closed in both directions and crews are still at the scene.”

Motorists are advised to use alternatives routes with traffic already backing up in the surrounding area.

More soon.