A pedestrian has been taken to hospital following a collision in Newton Abbot this afternoon.
The collision happened on Ashburton Road between Mile End Road and Coombeshead Road.
— Peter Young (@Class57basher1) November 28, 2016
The Road was closed to allow an air ambulance to land.
The pedestrian, reported by locals as a schoolgirl was taken to hospital by land ambulance.
#Devon In Newton Abbot the A383 Ashburton Road has now re-opened following a serious collision between a car and a pedestrian [PL]
— BBC Travel SouthWest (@BBCTravelSW) November 28, 2016
The severity of the pedestrians injuries are not yet known. It is not thought they are life changing.
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