A MOTORIST was seriously injured after a pick-up truck and a car collided in Hampshire today.

Fire fighters were called to the scene at Long Lane in Holbury in the New Forest to cut out the motorist from the pick-up Ford Transit after a smash involving a blue Vauxhall vehicle at 12.36pm.

The driver complained of back pain and the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance have been despatched to the junction with Springfield Grove.

Traffic is building up in Long Lane which leads to Fawley and Calshot and diversions are in place.