The A39 was blocked between Bideford and Barnstaple after a collision this morning (Friday). Police confirmed a two-vehicle crash at Westleigh was reported at 8.20am between a silver Ford Focus and a red Mini. There were only minor injuries, but the road was blocked causing traffic tailbacks while the vehicles awaited recovery. This is the third time in the space of a week the road has been blocked due to a collision. On Saturday five people were hospitalised following a serious collision near Clovelly. And on Sunday a woman had to be cut from a car following a crash involving a trailer. The road has now reopened.