A TRAFFIC accident is causing delays on the A40 northern bypass eastbound this morning.

One lane of two is closed between the A4142, Green Road Roundabout, and Thornhill Park and Ride.

Police were called at 6.23am and found a man had driven his car into a lamppost on the Green Road Roundabout.

He suffered suspected leg injuries and was taken to the John Radcliffe hospital but his condition is not thought to be life-threatening.

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