Green Lanes Shopping Centre in Barnstaple is in the midst of an ongoing incident after a car crashed into a wall.

Police said a car had collided with a wall at the Green Lanes Shopping Centre in Barnstaple.Police said a car had collided with a wall at the Green Lanes Shopping Centre in Barnstaple.

Initial reports suggest there could be structural damage caused to the shopping centre, with emergency services including police and fire on scene.

A police spokesman said it was currently an ongoing incident.

Update 4pm: Green Lanes Shopping Centre and its car park remain open at this time. There does not appear to be any further emergency services activity at the scene.

The Gazette was told no one would be available to comment today.

Update 4.20pm: Police said the driver was taken to North Devon District Hospital as a precaution.

Update Friday 10.55am: Police said the driver, a man in his 80s, was reported to court for driving without due care and attention.

Check back for more details as we have them