A two-year-old child was knocked unconscious in a two-car smash which left an elderly woman trapped in her car for almost two hours.
Both were airlifted to hospital for treatment after the crash, which happened on the on the B4361 at Nordan, north of Leominster.
The elderly woman was freed from her car by emergency services and treated for chest injuries, before being flown to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire.
The young child was in the second car and was knocked unconscious with serious head injuries in the crash, which happened at around 11.30pm yesterday, and was flown to Birmingham Children's Hospital.
A woman who was travelling with the child was assessed at the scene but later released.
Four people have been taken to hospital after two cars collided on the A44 west of Leominster near Monkland in Herefordshire.
West Midlands Ambulance Service were called to the A44 just after 16.15 today (11 November).
Leominster swimmer Sascha Kindred OBE has narrowly missed out on a medal during tonight's 100m breaststroke SB7 final. Sascha came fourth, with a time of 1:23:53.
Nyree Kindred MBE from Leominster in Herefordshire in action during the women's 100m backstroke S6 heats. She qualified for the final with a new Paralympic record of 1:27:96.
A man has been charged with the murder of a 63-year-old woman from Orleton in Herefordshire who has been reported missing since January.
Police say the suspect is a 60-year-old man and will appear before magistrates in Hereford tomorrow charged with the murder of Alethea Taylor.
Alethea Taylor was reported missing on 19th January this year. Extensive searches by police have been unsuccessful.