A CRASH involving a car and a van closed the A4111 Kington to Eardisley road this morning.

An ambulance service spokesperson said paramedics were called to the crash near Kington Cemetery at 7.52am by police.

One ambulance was sent to the scene and paramedics treated one male patient from the car for minor injuries.

The man was discharged at the scene. The van driver did not require assessment.

A Herefordshire Council spokesperson said the road was closed following the crash and advised motorists to avoid the area if possible.

The road has since reopened.