Police Investigate Major A354 Collision
6:52am 29th August 2014
(Updated 3:08pm 29th August 2014)
Investigations are now underway after a five vehicle collision on the A354 at Monkton Hill.
Police were called to the crash on the main road between Weymouth and Dorchester at about 20 past four yesterday afternoon.
Some of the occupants suffered serious injuries, with fire crews having to cut free someone who was trapped in one vehicle.
Two women from Somerset were taken to Dorset County Hospital, and are said to have serious, but not life threatening injuries.
The diversion was lifted at around 9 o'clock - and Police are now asking any witnesses to come forward by calling 101.