Elderly man treated for injuries after two-vehicle collision on A361 Link Road near Landkey, Barnstaple.

Long delays are being reported on the A361 North Devon Link Road after a collision at Landkey this afternoon (Friday).

Police were called to reports of a possible head on collision between Landkey and Swimbridge at around 2.40pm.

Officers found there had been a collision between a Land Rover and a red Honda Civic and closed the road.

A police spokesman said an ‘elderly gentleman’ from the Civic was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The road was reopened at 3.20pm but there are reportedly long delays.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.