Berkshire registered van and Bideford Range Rover collided just outside the town during rush hour

A man was still in hospital yesterday (Thursday) after a crash on the A39 during the Tuesday afternoon rush hour.

Police said the extent of the 59-year-old Bideford man’s injuries were unknown after his Range Rover was in collision with a Mercedes Sprinter van at around 5.25pm.

The crash happened about half a mile outside Bideford on the Barnstaple side.

The Range Rover is registered to Bideford and the van comes from Berkshire.