The North Devon Link Road was closed for several hours yesterday (Sunday) due to a collision near Landkey. Three vehicles were involved in the crash near Blakes Hill Road at around 11.15am. Fire fighters from Barnstaple and South Molton attended the scene and found two people trapped in vehicles. One elderly woman, driving a Peugeot 206, suffered elbow injuries and had to be cut from the car by fire fighters. Her injuries were not serious, according to a police spokesman. The other vehicles involved were a Volkswagen Polo and a Fiat Punto. The road was closed while the air ambulance landed, and reopened at 4pm with traffic easing shortly after.