A collision involving three vehicles is causing ‘very slow traffic’ around the Taw Bridge, according to a police report.

Motorists are being warned of significantly congested roads near Barnstaple this evening, following a three-vehicle collision.

Just after 6pm, on Wednesday, May 2, Devon and Cornwall Police reported congestion on the A361 Taw Bridge southbound, near Barnstaple.

Three vehicles were involved in the crash, which took place between the A361 Western Bypass / B3149 Braunton Road and A361 Western Bypass / A3125 (Sticklepath Junction).

Police say this is causing ‘very slow traffic’ in the area.

Updates will be provided as and when we get them.