M4: Latest On Crash Near Hungerford

15 January 2014, 09:11 | Updated: 15 January 2014, 11:41

A man's been taken to hospital after his van overturned in a crash involving several cars on the M4 Eastbound near Hungerford

Emergency services were called to a serious crash on the eastbound carriage way, near to Membury Services on Wednesday 15th January 2014.

At about 4.45am, police received reports that there was a horse loose on the carriageway and a number of vehicles had collided with it.

A van, overturned and the driver was freed by the fire service. He has been taken to hospital for treatment, although his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

The horse was killed in the collision. No-one else was injured.