Pictures: Car smashes into fence at Northam

14:44 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.

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