Van driver airlifted to hospital

Joseph Bulmer

A VAN driver was taken by air ambulance to hospital with head injuries after his vehicle overturned near the Hoops Inn at Horns Cross this afternoon (Wednesday).

The owner of the Toyota van is believed to come from Hartland.

The accident happened at around 1.40pm and the roadway was initially closed to traffic. By 2.50pm one carriageway had been cleared.