FIREFIGHTERS had to rescue three people after a bin lorry crashed into a ditch and overturned .

The incident happened today (Friday) at The Line in Linton at around 12.30pm and emergency services were called.

Fire crews from Ross, Fownhope and Hereford attended the scene rescuing three people trapped.

Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Strensham attended the scene.

Those trapped were assessed for minor injuries and the emergency services were stood down.

No other vehicles were involved in the incident.