Two car collision closes Barnstaple road

The wreckages of the two cars are removed by recovery teams.

The wreckages of the two cars are removed by recovery teams. - Credit: Archant

Collision on A39 outside TA Centre causes road closures in the town centre.

POLICE have closed the A39 between Bear Street and Alexandra Road after a collision involving two cars this morning (Mon).

The collision between a black Vauxhall Corsa and a blue Peugeot 307, both registered to Barnstaple, happened near the TA Centre roundabout just before 12 noon.

A woman is being treated by paramedics at the scene for minor leg injuries and eyewitnesses said the collision looked like it had been head on.

On Twitter, @Taxi_Anne said: “Alexandra Road closed from Bear St traffic lights to TA Centre #Barnstaple following accident. Blue car being recovered at scene. #NDevon.”

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Eastbound traffic is being directed up Bear Street by officers on the scene.

Police said the road remains closed. Check back for more as we have it.

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