EMERGENCY services were called to a roundabout in Winnersh after a car smashed into a lamp-post.

The incident, which happened on Wharefedale Road this morning, was believed to have been caused by a potential medical episode.

The driver, exiting the Roundabout between Winnersh Triangle Business Park and Showcase Cinema, crased into a lamp-post, causing a shower of debris from the car.

Police and ambulance services arrived at the scene, closing off the affected area. 

South Central Ambulance services have been contacted for further comment.