A MAJOR route into Worcester is closed this morning following an accident.

The A443 Hallow Road is blocked off after the collision between a motorbike and a minibus at around 8am today.

The collision took place between between the B4204 Martley Road and Shoulton Lane at the junction with Beaconhill Drive, Hallow, near Worcester.

The male motorcyclist, thought to be in his 50s sustained leg injuries in the incident but they are not thought to be life threatening. He was taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

Another patient was taken to the same hospital with hand injuries. 

Police are directing traffic but at this time it's not known how long the road will be closed for.