The North Devon Link Road is closed near Bishmill after a collision between two lorries this afternoon (Thursday, May 9).

Police have reported slow traffic due to the collision near the B3227 (Hayne's Cross) at around 1.30pm.

The collision at Rose Ash involved a waste lorry and a gas tanker.

No one is currently reported as injured, but the road has been closed as a precaution due to the involvement of a gas tanker.

Fire fighters are attending the scene as a precaution.

Road users are being asked to seek alternative routes.

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