A35 Honiton reopened in both directions after collision which left vehicles badly damaged

PUBLISHED: 13:16 20 August 2018 | UPDATED: 14:22 20 August 2018

Archant

A collision between two vehicles caused the A35 Axminster to be closed for around two hours - but the A-road has now re-opened.

The incident took place at 11.40am this morning (Monday), between Fern Lane in Offwell and Hutgate Road in Honiton.

Two people sustained minor injuries in the collision, which involved a Peugeot 207 and a Honda Civic.

Both vehicles were badly damaged and police had sealed off the road, sparking long queues and heavy congestion for Shute-bound motorists.

Paramedics were also at the scene.

There is still congestion around the area as traffic slowly returns to normal.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Midweek Herald