A man was seriously injured after crashing into a tree near St Albans.

Shortly before 8pm last night (Thursday, February 10) a silver Seat came off Redbourn Road (the A5183) and hit a tree close to the Garden House.

Redbourn Road was closed last night from the roundabout on the A4147 Batchwood Drive in St Albans to the roundabout at Redbourn village.

Police are asking anyone with dashcam footage to get in touch .

A spokesperson for St Alban's Police said: "Did you witness a collision on the A5183 Redbourn Road, near to the Garden House, sometime before 8pm? Or were you in the area with a dash cam operating?

"Contact Sergeant Simon Cooper by calling 101 or via http://orlo.uk/uvFhw quoting reference number 629 of 10/02/21."