EMERGENCY services have rushed to a serious traffic accident.

Three cars have been involved in a serious crash in Southampton.

Police officers have taped off the junction of Upper Shirley Avenue and St James Road in Shirley.

Daily Echo:

According to officers on the scene, the incident happened shortly after 10pm last night (Tuesday).

Witnesses reported seeing ambulances in area and a helicopter circling overhead for much of the night.

The Daily Echo has contacted Hampshire Police for comment.

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