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'Deer and two cars' involved in Shropshire A49 crash

A crash involving two cars and a deer has been reported on the A49 in south Shropshire.

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AA Traffic News is reporting that the A49, near The Clive Arms at Bromfield, is partially blocked with queuing traffic following the incident at 10.50am on Friday.

Posts on social media sites are saying that the crash involved two cars and a deer.

The West Mercia Police Operations & Communications Centre tweeted at 1.03pm that there are "delays on the A49 through Bromfield following a lane closure, apologies for any inconvenience".

A spokesman for West Mercia Police confirmed that a deer died as a result of the collision.

They said: "At around 11.45am this morningwe responded to report of a two car collision and a deer.

"None of the occupants of the cars involved were injured.

"Sadly the deer died as a result of the collision."

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