The A35 westbound in Dorchester remains closed between the Football Ground and Monkeys Jump roundabouts. It follows a serious accident involving a car and a motorbike. Police say it could be closed well into the night.
More top news
The RSPCA in Somerset is looking after an increasing number of orphaned and injured seals that have washed up on our shores.
The RSPCA is warning people who come across stranded seal pups to check they really are unwell or abandoned before getting help
The IPCC is investigating how claims made by Avon and Somerset officers of alleged sexual assaults by a police staff member were handled.