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Casualties injured after crash that shut the A30

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 4:15pm 12th February 2018. (Updated at 7:30am 13th February 2018)

Police have confirmed casualties caught in a rush-hour crash on the A30 escaped with minor injuries.

Pirate FM understands two cars and a van hit between Chiverton Cross and Chybucca on Monday afternoon.

Officers and paramedics were called to the scene and the stretch of road was shut for several hours.

Highways England and Devon and Cornwall Police confirmed the road had re-opened by 6.15pm.

A force spokesperson said: "Police were called at around 3.30pm today to reports of a two vehicle collision on the A30 near the Chiverton Cross Roundabout.

"This is believed to be a minor injury road traffic collision. Ambulance are also en route.

"The vehicles are blocking the road so the road has been closed in both directions".

Officers say that the vehicles involved include a Toyota Avensis, Volkswagen Van and a Skoda Octavia.

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