TWO men have been airlifted to hospital following a serious collision on the A361 at Tiverton.

Police and emergency services were called to a collision on the northbound carriageway close to Gornhay Cross around 11am today, Tuesday, January 29.

It is thought that the collision involved a van and two men working on the carriageway.

Two air ambulances attended the scene. Two men have been airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.

Police have closed the road at Bolham. Diversions are in place and drivers are advised to avoid the area for the time being.