A man is in a critical condition in hospital after being knocked off a bridge when two cars crashed in Basingstoke.1carA red Vauxhall Astra and a silver Vauxhall Vectra collided at a junction on Worting Road at around 9.30am.

One of the cars then spun and hit a pedestrian crossing the bridge, causing him to fall onto the A340 Ringway West below.

South Central Ambulance Service say the man, who hasn’t been named, is around 25 years-old and has been taken to Southampton General Hospital.

The incident has led to long delays and road closures in the area.