THREE drivers were taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford this afternoon (Thursday) after an accident near Bicester.

Two Renaults, a Clio and Laguna, collided near the Thame exit of the A41 in Blackthorn.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 3pm.

Police, the fire service and an ambulance crew were all in attendance. The road was closed in both directions leading to severe delays.

A police spokesman said it had now been reopened.

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