A pedestrian has been hit by a number of passing vehicles on a motorway in Hampshire. He is in Southampton General Hospital with serious life-threatening injuries.
Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident at Junction 12 of the northbound carriageway of the M3 at Otterbourne. It happened at 9.20pm on Monday 8th April 2013.
Hampshire Police are trying to trace two vehicles that may have been involved - a dark lorry, and a Renault car. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Roads Policing Unit on 101.
One lane blocked due to accident, a motorbike involved on M3 Southbound between J2 M25 and J3 A322 (Bagshot / Lightwater). Lane three (of three) is blocked.
Reports of lane closed and slow traffic due to accident, two cars involved on M3 London bound at J2 M25, congestion on M3 to J3 A322 (Bagshot / Lightwater). Reports of a two car shunt in the outside lane.
There is queueing traffic after an accident, now on the hard shoulder on M3 Northbound at J13 A335 (Chandlers Ford), congestion to J14 M27. All lanes have been re-opened. The carriageway was partially blocked for a while before 7:35am after a two vehicle collision.
The South East Coast Ambulance Service have released a statement about their involvement in the recovery & rescue operation after a coach crash on the M3. The coach was carrying passengers to Southampton ahead of a cruise, when it left the southbound carriageway of the M3 by junction 4 at Fleet.
It happened at around 6.10pm on Sunday 6th January. In response the South East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust sent six ambulances, two HART (Hazardous Area Response Team) vehicles, five single responder cars, one critical care paramedic unit, one HEMS unit and five officers to the scene.
They were also assisted by South Central Ambulance Service NHS Trust
Ambulance clinicians and paramedics assessed forty people. Seven people were then treated and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. While other with a number of others assessed, treated and released at the scene.
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have released a statement about last night's coach crash on the M3:
'We can confirm that following the incident on the M3 yesterday evening three casualties were taken to Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital's Emergency Department where they were assessed and treated. All patients have now been discharged.'
One lane closed and queueing traffic due to accident, four vehicles involved on M3 Northbound before J7 A30 (Basingstoke), congestion to J9 A34 (Winnal Roundabout). Lane three (of three) closed.
One lane closed and queueing traffic because of an accident involving four vehicles on M3 Northbound before J7 A30 (Basingstoke). There is congestion up to Winchester Services. Lane three of three is closed