Emergency services called to A388 between Frithelstock and Stibb Cross

A man has been taken to hospital with head and facial injuries after a lorry and car collided near Torrington this morning (Thursday).

The crash between the HGV and Peugeot 106 happened at around 7.50am on the A388 between Frithelstock and Stibb Cross.

The fire service, police and ambulance were on scene.

Police said the man driving the Peugeot had been trapped in the car, sustaining head and facial injuries.

He was taken to North Devon District Hospital but it is not know how serious his injuries are at this time.

The road was still closed at 9.20am.

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