Driver arrested after car overturns on A49 at Lyde

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Police have arrested a driver after a collision on the A49 in North Herefordshire.

Emergency services were called to the major route at Lyde yesterday evening.

On arrival, fire crews found a car which had overturned with the driver trapped inside.

The driver and one passenger managed to free themselves without assistance.

Officers arrested the driver on suspicion of drug-driving following a positive test.

One person was taken by ambulance to Hereford County Hospital with minor injuries.

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