Dorset

Man badly hurt in Dorset human waste tanker crash

A man has received "life-changing" injuries in a crash involving a tanker carrying human waste and four other vehicles.

The accident happened at 14:20 GMT on Friday in Matchams Lane between Raceway and Snowtrax in Dorset.

It involved a tanker, a blue Mercedes, a black Mercedes, a red Toyota, and a Yamaha motorbike.

The tanker driver, a 52-year-old man from Poole, was suffered life-changing leg injuries, Dorset Police said.

The driver of the blue Mercedes, a 34-year-old man from Eastleigh, sustained serious injuries to his spine and leg and was taken to Poole Hospital.

Matchams Lane was closed until 22:30 while it was inspected by the police and local council.

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