A woman has been airlifted to hospital following a crash.

Police and Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue were called just after 12pm today (Wednesday, March 11) to Green Street in Chorleywood following a crash between a blue Skoda Fabia and a black Volkswagen Golf.

The Skoda had been travelling along the A404 in the direction of Amersham, when it was in collision with the Golf that was emerging from Green Street onto the A404.

On arrival, emergency services found one person in the Skoda trapped inside

Firefighters had to cut the top half of the car off in order to free them.

A woman in her 70s who was a passenger in the Skoda has been airlifted to the Royal London Hospital with suspected back injuries.

The driver of the Skoda – a man in his 70s, was taken to Watford General Hospital, along with the 90-year-old driver of the Golf.

Officers from the Beds, Cambs and Herts Road Policing Unit are appealing for witnesses and information.

Road Policing Sergeant Sam Cordingley said: “We are very keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw either of the cars driving prior to it.

"We also want to speak to anyone who was driving in the area at the time and who had a dash cam in operation.”

Anyone with any information should contact Sam via email to samuel.cordingley@herts.pnn.police.uk  or by calling the non-emergency number 101 and quoting ISR 303 of 11 March.

The road is likely to be closed into the early evening.