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Sinkhole causes road closure in Hereford

A sinkhole has appeared in the road on Union Street in Hereford. The road has been closed which could cause disruption to cars and buses today and tomorrow.

Hereford Fire Service and Herefordshire Council have tweeted:

Two injured in vintage car crash

Two people were taken to hospital after a car crash in Herefordshire yesterday Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

Two people were taken to hospital yesterday after a crash involving a vintage car in Herefordshire.

Paramedics were called to the A449 near Ledbury at around 11.25am. They found a car on top of the vintage car, trapping the driver and passenger.

Both were taken to hospital for further treatment but neither was badly hurt.

"The driver, a man believed to be in his sixties was treated for a hand injury.

“A woman passenger also believed to be in her sixties was treated for leg, back and neck pain."

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesperson


Hereford United's football ban lifted by FA

The FA has announced that it is lifting Hereford United's suspension with immediate effect.

In a short statement, the FA said:

"The suspension of Hereford United and Alan McCarthy from all football and football activity has been lifted with immediate effect.

"This follows their compliance with the orders of the Independent Regulatory Commission."

– Statement from the Football Association

Man arrested after school bus crashes and overturns

A 28-year-old man from Redditch has been arrested following a school bus crash in Hereford.

Crews were called after the coach left the B4399 east of Holme Lacy Credit: ITV News Central

The coach was found down an embankment on the B4339 after it crashed and overturned during Monday morning's rush hour, at around 8.30am.

More than 20 people, most of them children, had to be taken to hospital.

Police investigating have questioned the driver of another vehicle on suspicion of causing injury by dangerous driving.

Investigation continues after school coach crashes into field

Crews were called at 8.23am yesterday morning after the coach left the B4399 east of Holme Lacy Credit: ITV News Central

An investigation's continuing after a school bus crashed and overturned in Hereford.

More than 20 people, most of them children, were taken to hospital after the crash yesterday morning.

Some people were treated by paramedics at the scene.

VIDEO: Report from the scene of the school coach crash

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