A MAN was trapped in a car after three vehicles collided on a Southampton roundabout.

Emergency services were called to the scene on the Winchester Road and Hill Lane roundabout at 8.55pm

A spokesperson from Hampshire Fire and Rescue said: "Three fire engines and a special equipment unit and officer were dispatched to the scene and a male was cut out of one of the vehicles and taken to hospital".

One witness said that due to the wet conditions a car slid into another one on the roundabout. "Then there were flashing lights and it all went a bit mad." 

Another said: "The police closed off part of the roundabout, and there were fire and ambulance crews all over it. I saw someone being cut out of a car. It was carnage."

A Hampshire Constabulary spokeswoman said: "We had a report at at 8.49pm last night of a collision between two vehicles on roundabout in Winchester Road. 

"Ambulance service advised one person in shock and one with a head or neck injury, two classed as possible walking wounded."