A WOMAN in her 50s was injured and taken to hospital after crashing her car into a tree on Habberley Road.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called at 7:38pm on June 4 along with two fire engines from Hereford and Worcester Fire Service.

A spokesperson for West Midlands Ambulance Service said: "An ambulance, paramedic officer and the West Midlands CARE Team medics attended. 

"The driver of the car, a woman, sustained injuries not believed to be life threatening and was given treatment on scene before being conveyed to Worcestershire Royal Hospital for further checks."

A spokesperson for Hereford and Worcester Fire Service said: "A car was in collision with a tree with a female occupant of the vehicle, which was on its side in the roadway, physically trapped. 

"The woman, who is in her 50s, was assisted from her car by fire service personnel who used hydraulic cutting gear and small tools. 

"The vehicle was stabilised. "

North Worcestershire Police tweeted on June 5: "Officers are dealing with a collision on Habberley Road #Bewdley. The road is currently closed! @OFFICIALWMAS & @HWFireControl in attendance."

Police say the road now open.