A MAN was taken to hospital following a crash between a tractor and a car.

Emergency services were called to Ross Road in Hereford at around 7.50pm.

West Mercia Police spokeswoman, Laura Maltby, said: "Police were called to a report of a two vehicle collision on Ross Road in Hereford at around 7.50pm yesterday (Tuesday).

"It involved a green tractor and a black Nissan Micra.

"The road was initially blocked but open again within an hour. Ambulance and fire service also attended."

A spokeswoman for West Midlands Ambulance Service said an elderly man sustained cuts to his head and was taken to Hereford County Hospital.