A 45-year-old man was taken to hospital after a collision involving three cars.

Fire crews from Bingham and London Road and a specialist rescue unit from Newark were called to the A46 in Bingham, near its junction with the A6097, at 6.34pm yesterday (Thursday).

They cut a man out of his car using hydraulic cutting gear and he was taken to hospital by ambulance.

Two women, approximately 30-years-old, escaped their vehicles before the fire service arrived.