The air ambulance has landed and the North Devon Link Road is closed after a multiple vehicle collision this afternoon (Wednesday, October 9).

Police have described one casualty as 'walking wounded', with the condition of two others currently unknown.

Three people are believed to be injured in the crash, which happened at around 4.20pm.

The road is currently closed in both directions whilst emergency services including the air ambulance are in attendance.

Motorists have been asked to avoid the area where possible.

Check back for more updates as we have them.