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

Pictures: Car smashes into fence at Northam

PUBLISHED: 14:44 31 January 2014 | UPDATED: 14:50 31 January 2014

The damage to the silver Toyota was extensive after it collided with a fence at Northam. Picture: Tidy Eye.

The damage to the silver Toyota was extensive after it collided with a fence at Northam. Picture: Tidy Eye.

Tidy Eye

23-year-old man with minor injuries and badly damaged car after Friday morning smash.

The damage to the garden fence after a car collided with it at Northam. Picture: Tidy Eye. The damage to the garden fence after a car collided with it at Northam. Picture: Tidy Eye.

A silver Toyota was left heavily damaged after ploughing into a fence at Northam this morning (Friday).

Police said the crash happened at around 7am, with the 23-year-old man behind the wheel of the Bideford registered silver Toyota hatchback taken to North Devon District Hospital with minor injuries.

The collision also destroyed a section of wooden fence backing on to a residential garden.

* To see more pictures click here

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Other News Stories

RMB Chivenor personnel have been running 16.64 miles each day to raise money for North Devon Hospice and The Royal Marines Charity

Read more

Wanderlust Life, started by Croyde’s Georgie Roberts, has opened a brand new shop in Ilfracombe.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:36

Westacott Road has now reopened following police investigation work.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:09

The Queen’s Theatre will host Bill Kenwright’s Blood Brothers in April 2018

Read more
Yesterday, 17:08

A cafe, skate park and performance plaza are among ideas proposed to remodel Pilton Park in Barnstaple if the River Yeo is diverted

Read more
Yesterday, 14:55

The man was spotted some distance from rescuers on the cliffside, and had to be winched to safety by the Coastguard helicopter.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:45

Route 39 Academy has lodged a formal complaint with Ofsted after it placed North Devon’s first free school in special measures.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:16

Work on a new pedestrian and cycle bridge over the A39 in Roundswell, Barnstaple, is set for completion at the end of August.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:57

Join the big beach clean at Saunton Sands, with free parking and a barbecue for all involved.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:34

North Devon will be hosting the Great Purple Weekend for Over and Above - find out what events are happening near you.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 14°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications