A man is seriously injured in hospital after his panel van hit three stationary vehicles in a side street.

Police were called to Second Avenue in Garston just after 7pm yesterday evening and found a grey Volkswagen Transport that had crashed.

It hit a black Vauxhall Zafira, a white Volkswagen Transporter, and a Ford Transit, which had all been parked.

The driver, aged in his 50s, was taken to hospital and police say his condition is “serious”.

The BCH Road Policing unit are investigating the collision and appealing for anyone who saw what happened to come forward.

Anyone with any information should contact PC James Wood on james.wood@herts.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting ISR 690 of January 16.