Man suffers neck injuries when car and lorry collide

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Two vehicles from Beaworthy were involved in the collision at Lower Whiddon yesterday evening (Tues).

A MAN was taken to hospital with neck injuries after a collision between a lorry and a car yesterday evening (Tues).

Police, fire and ambulance services were called to the incident involving a black Ford focus and a white Nissan cabstar at Lower Whiddon, Beaworthy at around 6.35pm.

When fire crews from Holsworthy, Okehampton and a heavy rescue vehicle from Middlemoor arrived at the scene, everyone was free of the vehicles.

The driver of the Ford focus was taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with minor neck injuries.

Both vehicles were registered to addresses in the Beaworthy area.

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