TWO have been arrested and an investigation is underway after a serious crash near Ledbury in the early hours of this morning (November 7).

A police spokesperson said a car crashed into a building on the A438 between Ledbury and Trumpet at around 1.55am this morning.

A 19-year-old woman was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham with life-threatening injuries.

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Two men received hospital treatment for non life-threatening injuries.

Two men, aged 18 and 19, have been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving in relation to the incident.

The A438 is closed in both directions from Trumpet crossroads to Ledbury and is likely to remain so until this afternoon.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information which may help with the investigation is asked to contact Inspector Michael Straughan on or 07773034327.

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