A MAN and woman were taken to North Devon District Hospital after a car hit a lamp post in Lankey this morning (Wednesday). The vehicle, a white Rover, crashed in Blakes Hill Road at around 11am. Firefighters from Barnstaple used hydraulic rescue equipmen

A MAN and woman were taken to North Devon District Hospital after a car hit a lamp post in Lankey this morning (Wednesday).

The vehicle, a white Rover, crashed in Blakes Hill Road at around 11am.

Firefighters from Barnstaple used hydraulic rescue equipment and small tools to free the trapped woman from the car.

The condition of the casualties is not known at this stage.