Driver cut from car following Fremington RTC

Emergency services called to Friday afternoon incident.

AN elderly woman had to be cut free from her car following a traffic collision at Yelland Road in Fremington on Friday afternoon.

A fire crew from Barnstaple used hydraulic equipment to cut the roof from her Volkswagen Sirocco following the collision between her car and a black VW Golf at around 3.30pm.

She was taken to North Devon District Hospital by South Western Ambulance Service after suffering chest pains.

The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident.

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