A MAN is believed to have suffered a "medical incident" before a crash in Herefordshire today (January 22).

The crash happened on the A49 near Berrington Hall at around 2.30pm today and was covered live by the Hereford Times.


The driver was rushed to Hereford County Hospital from the scene of the crash after a "medical incident" at the wheel, according to West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS).

The road was blocked after the crash. A picture from the scene showed firefighters and police as well as the ambulance service.

A spokesperson for WMAS said: "We were called to a road traffic collision involving one car on the A49 near Berrington Hall in Eye, Leominster. One paramedic officer attended the scene. Upon arrival we found a man who was the driver who is believed to have suffered a medical incident at the wheel. He was conveyed to Hereford County Hospital. A woman in the car did not require treatment from ambulance staff."