ONE person was taken to hospital following a crash on Oxford's Eastern Bypass yesterday afternoon.

Two cars were involved in the incident which occurred at around 1.20pm between the Headington Roundabout and Horspath Driftway.

The driver of one car was treated at the scene while the second was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital for further assessment, though the injuries are not thought to be serious.

The southbound carriageway was closed for a short time while the road was cleared.