A car has hit a telegraph pole on a road in Stroud.

Gloucestershire Police were called to Farmhill Lane at 12.30pm today (Thursday, August 9).

The vehicle is currently blocking one side of the road and a recovery vehicle was on the scene just after 2pm.

There was also an oil spillage as a result of the incident.

The male driver is not thought to have sustained serious injury. An ambulance was called but was not required to attend the scene.