THE North Devon Link Road has been closed at Two Gates Cross, near Rackenford, this morning after a male pedestrian was in collision with a vehicle at around 9.44am. Police closed the road initially to enable the Devon Air Ambulance helicopter to pick up

THE North Devon Link Road has been closed at Two Gates Cross, near Rackenford, this morning after a male pedestrian was in collision with a vehicle at around 9.44am.Police closed the road initially to enable the Devon Air Ambulance helicopter to pick up the casualty and take him to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.They are currently awaiting a condition check on the man before deciding on the type of investigation to be carried out. Meanwhile the road remains closed.The man, who was wearing a red coat, was seen walking along the Link Road in the direction of South Molton and Barnstaple before the accident happened. The extent of his injuries are not known at this time.