UPDATE: Man taken to hospital after incident on A3M

A MAN has been taken to hospital with a neck injury following a incident on the A3M this evening.

Monday, 28th November 2016, 7:52 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:13 pm
Accident on the A3M this evening has blocked one lane northbound and southbound ENGNNL00120121221165343

Firefighters were called to the incident by Junction 4 at Purbrook Way around 5.50pm to find a car damaged by the central reservation barrier.

The male driver, who sustained a minor neck injury, was rescued from the vehicle by firefighters using specialist cutting equipment and taken to the Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham by an ambulance, according to a spokesperson from Cosham fire station.

The incident led to long delays on the A3M with one lane shut both northbound and southbound.

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Two appliances were sent to the scene from Cosham and one appliance and a specialist vehicle was sent from Havant fire station.