Three cars have crashed on the A35 near the Football Ground Roundabout.

A Dorset Police spokesman said they were called at about 3.30pm today to reports of a three car crash on the approach to the roundabout on the A35.

Police and ambulance services were at the scene and one person was checked over after what was described as a 'slight injury collision.'

The cars involved were a silver Vauxhall Zafira, grey Audi A4 and yellow Nissan Juke.

There are no road closures in place but traffic is very slow in the area.