A major road out of Malmesbury is blocked after emergency services responded to reports of a serious crash.

The AA are reporting heavy traffic both ways along the B4042 heading east towards Swindon just past the Priory Roundabout.

The road appears to be blocked due to an accident, and a large number of emergency service vehicles, including police, ambulance and fire crews have been pictured at the scene.

There have been multiple reports on social media that the road is blocked due to a crash just past the roundabout.

Wiltshire Police and Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Service have been contacted for comment.