FOUR people have been injured in two separate crashes near Bridgwater this afternoon (Friday 11).

The first incident, involving two vehicles, happened on the A38 at Dunball at 12.40pm and saw a van flipped onto its side.

Two people were treated for injuries, with one being taken to hospital on a spinal board.

Later, at 1.20pm, two more people needed treatment after another two-vehicle collision on Woolavington Road, Puriton.

One vehicle ended up on its side as a result of the incident.