THE CRASH on the A326 Marchwood Bypass in Totton involving five people has been cleared.

It was closed in the southbound direction at the Colbury Loop near the A35.

Police were called just after 4am today, January 22, to a report of a single vehicle collision on the bypass.

A spokesperson said: "A car had left the carriageway. Officers attended, and five people were found to have suffered injuries, three believed to be serious.

"Enquiries into the exact circumstances of the collision are ongoing."

There are currently no delays on approach and traffic is coping well.