Emergency services were called to Ivybridge earlier this afternoon when a car crashed into a takeaway.
The car left the road and went into the shop front of ‘The Taste of Bengal’ takeaway on Costly Street.
The driver was helped from the car by 4 men and treated by ambulance crews. The driver was taken to hospital.
Police are investigating.
A spokesperson for Ivybridge Police posted on social media:
“A very prompt and efficient response from all 3 emergency sevices, working together to make the scene safe.
“A huge THANK YOU to the 4 males who rushed into the takeaway and removed the driver, putting their own lives at risk. Each has been spoken to and thanked for their heroic efforts.”
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