A road has been reopened after a car crashed with two pedestrians and a lamp post in Charmouth.

Police were called just after 10.30am to the crash, which involved a car and two pedestrians.

A woman in her forties from Cornwall has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be serious.

The Street was closed in both directions due to a crash between the Pharmacy and Higher Sea Lane but was reopened at 2.30pm.

The vehicle involved was a white BMW registered to a Devon woman.

A fire service spokesperson said: "Firefighters have assisted the ambulance service with casualties and are waiting for the local authority to assess the damaged lamp post."