Crash happened close to the North Devon District Scout Camp - two people were seriously hurt

The road at Snapper, near Barnstaple, has been closed this morning following a serious accident which left two people badly hurt.

The incident happened near to the North Devon District Scout Camp.

The highway is blocked between Collard Bridge and Goodleigh Cross.

Police were notified at around 3.30am today to reports of a single car collision in Barnstaple.

Ambulance attended and took the occupants of the vehicle, a man and a woman, to Hospital with serious injuries.

Highways put road closures in place at Goodleigh Cross and Collard Bridge Junction.