EMERGENCY services rushed to a two vehicle crash on a town road last night.

A car and a van were involved in the incident that took place yesterday evening on Allbrook Way, Eastleigh.

A black Mazda allegedly pulled out of a layby to join the carriageway and collided with a blue VW van. 

The crash caused both vehicles to cross the northbound carriageway onto a grass verge.

Police were called to the incident at 4:37pm yesterday.

In a tweet, police alleged that the driver of the car was travelling to collect non-essential items.

The driver of the van was said to be travelling for work.

One person received minor injuries and was treated at the scene by paramedics.