One casualty had to be released from the two-vehicle collision by fire crews last night.

TWO casualties have been taken to hospital following a road traffic accident last night (Thur).

The collision, which involved two vehicles, happened around 9.30pm at the new lights between South Molton and Filleigh.

Two fire appliances from South Molton and Barnstaple attended the scene and found one casualty still within a vehicle.

The crews released the casualty and two people were taken to hospital by ambulance.