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North Devon Link Road update

From Devon Council’s website: Planting of around 20,000 trees and shrubs is underway as part of advanced work being undertaken ahead of the start of the main improvements to the North Devon Link Road. Devon County Council Chairman John Mathews was joined by North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones and Vice […]

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A39 blocked West Country Inn, Hartland

The A39 is blocked both ways with queueing traffic due to accident between Welcombe Campsite to The West Country Inn Hotel. This is affecting traffic between Bude and Hartland. The accident happened late afternoon but the road is still blocked, so please avoid.

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A30 closed in both directions after serious collision

Both carriageways of the A30 are closed after a serious multi-vehicle collision this morning at Cheriton Bishop, between Exeter and Okehampton. Emergency services are currently still at the scene. Police, fire and ambulance were called at 7.40am today [28 August] following a collision involving six vehicles. Among the vehicles is […]

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M5 northbound closed

An oil spillage earlier this morning which has closed the M5 northbound from Junction 26 for the A38 (Wellington) to Junction 25 for the A358 (Taunton). and traffic is being diverted via the A38. Eight miles of diesel and oil is being cleaned from the road, with gritters being used […]

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Man critical after M5 crash

From Devon & Cornwall Police: At 11:26 hrs on Saturday 22nd June 2019, Devon and Cornwall Police were notified of a Road Traffic Incident on the A30 Westbound slip from the M5 south in Exeter, Devon, believed to be a multi-vehicle collision involving a Citroen DS3 and a Nissan Qashqai. […]

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A361 resurfacing delayed by poor weather

Resurfacing work which was due to continue on the A361 between South Molton and Barnstaple today (Thursday 20 June) has been postponed due to the weather. Preparatory work has been carried out over the past two evenings, but the changeable conditions mean that the main surface dressing work, which was […]

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Horsebox overturns on A39 – road closed

The Police have reported traffic problems on the A39 which is closed both ways due to an overturned lorry between B3233 (Instow Turn Off, Westleigh) and A3125 (Roundswell). Local villages Yelland and Bickington) are congested as traffic diverts. The lorry concerned is a horse box carrying horses which are injured. […]

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Man dies on A30 after 3 vehicle collision

Police have appealed for witnesses and dashcam footage following a fatal collision on the A30 in East Devon yesterday (Thursday 30 May). Emergency services were called at around 2.20pm to a three-vehicle collision on the Honiton-bound carriageway of the road, near to Parsons Bridge and around a mile from the […]

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A39 collision Barnstaple appeal for witnesses

From Devon & Cornwall Police: At approximately 5.20pm on Thursday 25 April, police and ambulance were called to a two-vehicle collision on the A39 Rooks Bridge, Barnstaple, involving a car and an HGV. While en route a South West ambulance approaching the scene left the A39 and hit a tree. […]

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Dashcam footage sought for A39 incident in Devon

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police investigating an incident on the A39 in North Devon on Easter Monday [22 April] are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage. Officers are seeking information following a pair of collisions between the same two vehicles – a white Mitsubishi truck and a silver Mini […]

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