Rush hour traffic faced delays last night (Wednesday) after collision between car and motorcycle near Braunton.

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after a collision on the A361 near Braunton yesterday (Wednesday) evening.

The crash happened at around 5.30pm between a Volkswagen Passat and a grey Kawasaki motorcycle.

The road was blocked for nearly two hours as the motorcyclist was treated by paramedics.

A police spokesman said he suffered wrist injuries and the Volkswagen driver was reported for driving without due care and attention.