Driver injured after hitting tree on B3710

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  • Female driver treated by emergency services at Chard crossroads after hitting tree on B3170
  • Road closed both ways between Shoreditch Road (Taunton) and A303 (Marsh).
  • Local diversion in operation


A FEMALE driver has been treated by paramedics after her vehicle collided with a tree, Avon & Somerset Police has confirmed.

A police spokesman said: "A woman has sustained injuries, but they are neither life-changing nor life-threatening."


EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a collision on the B3170 between Shoreditch Road (Taunton) and A303 (Marsh).

The road is reported to be closed in both directions.

A local diversion is in operation.

Updates to follow.


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