Police hunt for driver after car found in hedge on Dartmoor

Police are hunting for the driver of car found in a hedge on Dartmoor this morning.

The incident is causing delays around Newbridge Hill near Poundsgate, between Ashburton and Dartmeet.

At 8.18am, roads and traffic monitoring service Inrix reported: “Newbridge Hill partially blocked, heavy traffic due to accident near Newbridge Car Park. The vehicle is reported to have gone into a hedge.”

A police spokesperson said: “Police were notified at around 7am this morning to reports of a car in a hedge on Newbridge Hill in Poundsgate in Newton Abbot.

“No occupant has been located with the vehicle and enquiries are continuing.”

Scroll down for the latest updates as we get them.

Devon Live – Devon News