There are significant delays on the A49 (Ross Road) in Hereford this afternoon, following a collision involving a number of vehicles near the junction for Holme Lacy Road.

Emergency services were called just before 4pm and crews from Hereford & Worcester Fire & Rescue Service and West Midlands Ambulance Service have been treating those involved in the incident.

West Mercia Police are directing traffic around the incident but delays are stretching as far back as Edgar Street. The road is not closed at present, police are simply directing northbound traffic onto Belmont Road.