A serious crash between a motorcycle and a car has left a Devon road closed in both directions.

According to reports, a motorcyclist was airlifted to Derriford Hospital after the crash which took place on the A399, Blackmoor Gate, at about 1pm today (Saturday).

The incident happened near Friendship Farm, somewhere between the A39 and Grange Hill. A large diversion is now in place for drivers.

It is believed a Serious Collisions Team is now on the scene investigating the crash and that the route will be shut for some time.