TRAFFIC has now cleared on a stretch of dual-carriageway near Whitchurch.

One lane had been blocked on the A34 southbound, between Bullington Cross and Tufton, after a crash.

However the blockage has since been cleared with traffic returning to normal levels.

Police confirmed they atteneded a crash, which took place at around 11.30am. One vehicle had ended up in a field.

Two people were taken to hospital. The ambulance service has been contacted for more information.