Car hits house in Potten End as four vehicles are involved in village pile up

Four cars have been involved in a rush hour smash and one has struck a house.

Police are advising motorists to avoid Water End Road in Potten End this evening as it has been closed at the junctions with Rambling Way and Hollybush Close.

Emergency services, including police, fire and ambulance crews, were called out just before 5pm.

The extent of the damage to the home that was hit by one of the vehicles is not yet known, but firefighters have called out a structural engineer to assess it.

Police are organising the recovery of the vehicles.