DRIVERS are being warned to avoid the area around Holt Road, Mannington.

Police have closed the road following a collision and are urging motorists to seek alternative routes.

A spokesman for East Dorset Police said: "There has been a traffic collision on Holt Road near the Cross Keys Pub, Mannington.

"Holt Road is blocked and road closures are in place at Three Legged Cross and Coleshill side.

"Please seek and alternate route."

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