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POLICE are yet to release any more details about the incident, in which two men have been arrested.
*Traffic update* Avoid: Tower Street, The Crescent and Park Street in town due to a recent police incident. Pls exercise careful driving.— @TauntonsToneFM 30 January 2014
RT @bbcsomerset: Police activity & car surrounded outside Broadcasting House in #Taunton. http://t.co/CLacXZqxu6— @petrovichjones 30 January 2014
THE incident happened while several members of the national and local media were inside nearby County Hall at a press conference called in connection with the flooding on the Somerset Levels.
One witness reported seeing two people being dragged out of the Citroen by police.
Officers are directing traffic on the roundabout connecting Park Street with the Crescent and Corporation Street.
A RED Citroen apparently smashed into a post.
Three police cars and a number of uniformed officers, PCSOs and plain clothes detectives are at the scene, which has been taped off.
Two people have been arersted.
SEVERAL police officers are at the scene outside County Hall, Taunton, following an incident shortly after 4pm today, Thursday, January 30.