A48 crash: Motorist is seriously injured

A driver has been left with life threatening injuries following a crash on the A48 in Gloucestershire.

Police said they were called to a collision involving two vehicles on the road near Minsterworth shortly after 06:00 BST.

The fire service released a trapped driver who was taken to the Gloucestershire Royal Hospital suffering from abdominal injuries.

The road was closed for several hours while police investigated the scene.

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