AN elderly woman was taken to hospital after being injured in a car accident.
The woman was a passenger who was in a two car accident in Merton Crescent, Portchester at 1.07pm today.
An elderly woman was taken to hospital in an ambulance with what were described at the time of the accident as life threatening injuries.
It is thought she may have suffered a medical episode whilst in the car and the driver then lost control of the vehicle.
Police have closed the road between Landsdowne Avenue and Merton Avenue while the vehicles are waiting to be recovered and while enquiries are carried out in the area.
The road has since been reopened.