Two elderly people were injured in a crash just before rush hour. 

At around 4.35pm on Tuesday, June 4, Wiltshire Police were called to the A338 near Porton.

Emergency services closed the road northbound at Down Barn Road at West Gomeldon.

Wiltshire police confirmed that two vehicles were involved in the crash and both drivers, in their 80s, suffered minor injuries

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A police spokesperson said: “At around 4.35pm yesterday we responded to a two-vehicle collision on the A338 near Porton.

“The two drivers, a man and woman in their 80s, suffered reportedly minor injuries.”

Police urged drivers to find other routes and reopened the road a few hours later.