A WOMAN and a man were taken to Southampton General Hospital following a two vehicle crash at East Wellow this morning.

The accident involving a Land Rover Discovery and a Peugeot happened at the junction of Whinwhistle Road with Ryedown Lane and Woodington Road.

A 48-year-old Stockbridge man, who was at the wheel of the Peugeot, suffered head and neck injuries.

The Discovery was being driven by a 62-year-old West Wellow woman who received chest injuries in the impact which badly damaged both vehicles.

The accident which happened just before 7am blocked the road junction for a time.