Exmouth road collision: road now cleared

PUBLISHED: 14:41 13 March 2018 | UPDATED: 15:32 13 March 2018

The road is currently closed.

The road is currently closed.


Police say traffic in the area was slow after the collision in Maer Lane at around 1pm today (Tuesday, March 13).

An Exmouth road is blocked in both directions after a collision involving a car and motorbike.

According to police, Maer Lane is blocked both ways due to a collision between Gore Lane and West Down Lane at around 1pm this afternoon (Tuesday, March 13).

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said the incident involved a 4x4 vehicle and a motorcycle and a man has been taken to Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with a ‘potentially’ broken arm.

Police are warning that there is slow traffic in the area.

Update 3.25pm: Police say the road is now clear.

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