Update: The road is now clear.
The A380 Southbound is currently closed due to serious accident early this morning, Saturday 9th February.
Emergency services were called to a collision between a car and pedestrian at around 5.30am. The pedestrian has been seriously injured in the incident.
Police, ambulance crews and air ambulance attended the incident.
#Devon The A380 Southbound is closed near Newton Abbot because of an accident. Police are diverting traffic at Kingsteignton. [MP]
— BBC Travel SouthWest (@BBCTravelSW) February 9, 2019
The road is closed from A381 Torquay Road (Penn Inn Roundabout, Newton Abbot) to Torquay Road (Torquay).
Police are currently investigating the scene.
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