THREE people have been treated for minor injuries after a car went into a lamppost in Weymouth.

It happened on Littlemoor Road, Weymouth, about 4.30pm and the road has been partially blocked.

Police said a silver Toyota Rav 4 registered to a West Yorkshire driver collided with the post near Bincombe Bumps roundabout.

Three people in the vehicle were checked over by paramedics as a precaution but it is not thought anyone has been seriously injured.

Southern Electric has been alerted to the damaged lamppost.