A MAN suffered two broken legs following a collision with a car in Priorswood Road in Taunton last night.

The casualty was taken to Musgrove Park Hospital before being transferred to Southmead Hospital.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said his injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

The crash happened at around 5.45pm yesterday evening (Tuesday, January 23) and the road remained closed until around 10.30pm.

Police want to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident who may have information to help with their enquiries.

Call 101 and give the call handler the reference 5219/015885 if you can help.