Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Head on collision blocks road outside of Holsworthy

17:32 21 September 2012



No one was serioulsy injured in the collision but emergency services were called after the road was blocked.

A ROAD just outside of Holsworthy was blocked this afternoon (Fri) after a head on collision between a van and a car.

The A388 outside Southcott Garage was blocked by the incident around 3.15pm.

A fire engine from Holsworthy attended the scene to make the vehicles, a silver BMW and a Vauxhall combo van, safe.

An ambulance also attended but no one was seriously injured in the collision.

The road was cleared and the vehicles recovered by 4.40pm.


Other News Stories

Yesterday, 15:00

North Devon and Torridge District councils are on track to put their joint plan for the future of the two districts into action by May 2016.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:57
Large trees were brought down in the slide at Beam Quarry, on the A386 between Torrington and Weare Giffard. Picture: Submitted

Engineers look for solutions for both sites but road will close for 10 weeks in January for unrelated repairs to retaining wall near Landcross

Read more
Yesterday, 13:02
PROBLEM panels: The solar panels at the Civic Centre in Barnstaple have been inactive for the last 18 months.

£375,000 of panels being offered to anyone who wants them

Read more
Yesterday, 17:35
North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones

Peter Heaton-Jones says the Autumn Statement ‘kept giving good news’

Read more
Yesterday, 16:02
Is there cash for the North Devon Link Road?

North Devon will be able to bid for a share of a £475m transport pot

Read more
Yesterday, 13:58
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne delivers his joint Autumn Statement and Spending Review to MPs in the House of Commons. Picture: PA Wire

Tax credit cuts scrapped, potential two per cent on council tax, ‘no police cuts’...

Read more
Yesterday, 13:42
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne delivers his joint Autumn Statement and Spending Review to MPs in the House of Commons. Picture: PA Wire

Chancellor allows an extra two per cent tax for councils if it is spent on social care

Read more
Yesterday, 11:00
An artist's impression of how the renovated pub and manor house will look

A planning application has been submitted for the Farmer’s Arms pub in Woolsery.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:18

Two Okehampton crews deal with farmyard blaze

Read more

Christmas in North Devon

Christmas in North Devon

Christmas Magazine

Click here for your ultimate guide to
Christmas in North Devon

Local Weather



max temp: 12°C

min temp: 11°C

Most Read News

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Search for a job in Devon

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications