DRIVERS are being urged to avoid Weyhill Bottom Crossroads following a two-vehicle collision.

The crossroads will remain closed until further notice.

Hampshire Police has confirmed that officers were called to reports of a crash involving a Skoda and a Land Rover shortly before midday and the crossroads were closed as a result.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue attended the scene to release a casualty trapped in a vehicle.

South Central Ambulance Service has also confirmed that two elderly patients, a male and female, were treated by paramedics at the scene.

The female sustained a leg injury and the male a chest injury and they were both were taken to University Hospital Southampton.