A3 closed in both directions after mobility scooter user hit by stolen car in Waterlooville

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MOTORISTS are being advised to avoid the A3 after it was closed in both directions after a mobility scooter user was hit by a stolen car. 

The A3 London Road is currently shut between B2150 and Avondale Road and police say it is expected to remain closed for two more hours. 

Paramedics at the scene of the accident on the A3 London Road in Waterlooville. Picture: John Dyer

Paramedics at the scene of the accident on the A3 London Road in Waterlooville. Picture: John Dyer

South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS) has said that a male mobility scooter user was taken to hospital with serious injuries with the car, which was stolen. 

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Police have arrested a man in connection with the collision. 

Hampshire County Council’s traffic account Romanse has warned drivers to avoid the area. 

They tweeted: ‘A3 #Waterlooville - London Rd CLOSED in both directions between B2150 Hulbert Rd and Avondale Rd due to RTI, AVOID.’

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