LANES of the A30 have been closed near Honiton after a multiple-vehicle crash.
Officers said that the westbound lane had been shut completely at Clover Leaf junction, and one lane eastbound was closed.
Firefighters say, that Five people have been injured in the crash.
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said crews were called to the four-vehicle crash scene at about 14:40 on the Exeter-bound carriageway.
The service said hydraulic cutting gear was used to release a male from one of the vehicles, and firefighters assisted one female from another vehicle.
It added: “There were five walking wounded who were being assessed by ambulance personnel on scene.”