Two people were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a two-vehicle collision near Rackenford on Saturday.

Police are appealing for witnesses after two people suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision near Rackenford.

The two-vehicle collision happend on an unclassified road at Batsworthy Cross on Saturday, at around 1.40pm.

It involved a black Seat Ibiza and a silver Land Rover Freelander.

The Seat driver, a woman from the Midlands, and a male passenger both suffered serious life-threatening injuries and were taken to Derriford Hospital and North Devon District Hospital.

The driver of the Land Rover, a man from Exeter, received non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the weather at the time of the collision was clear, dry and cold.

Potential witnesses are urged to contact Devon and Cornwall Police via or by calling 101 quoting log 452 25/11/17.