FIREFIGHTERS helped a woman out of her car after it fell into a ditch near Kingsclere.

The crash took place at 9.45am this morning, at the junction of Crabs Hill and the A339 Kingsclere Road at Wolverton.

It involved two cars, one of which fell onto its side and into a ditch by the road.

Firefighters from Basingstoke fire station helped the woman out of the car and waited with her until paramedics arrived. She had cuts and bruises but was not seriously injured.