SECTIONS of the A303 and the A350 have been closed by police after an accident involving two cars.

The collision occurred at 2.35pm between a blue Peugeot 206 and a grey Skoda Fabia on the A303 at the junction to Chicklade.

An ambulance crew is currently assessing the injuries of the people involved but it is believed the road could be closed for a while.

The A303 is closed, including the slip road, to the north at the crossing for Upper Pertwood Bushes and the A350 is closed to the south up to the junction with the B3089.