A man was taken to hospital yesterday after a collision on the A34.

The incident involved a white Transit van and a scooter on the northbound road, between the Milton interchange and the Marcham junction.

The scooter rider suffered minor injuries and was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford as a precaution after the incident at 5.51am. One lane was closed but had been reopened by 7.30am.

At 7.54am, two lorries collided on the A34 southbound, near Bicester. No one was hurt but one lane was closed temporarily.