A DRIVER crashed into a telegraph pole in Willand forcing it to snap.

The crash happened on Silver Street on 12.19pm and police and fire crews from Cullompton and Tiverton attended.

On arrival, crews found the vehicle had crashed into a telegraph pole.

The telegraph pole had snapped and there were electrical wires hanging over the road so western power were requested to attend.

There were no persons trapped in the vehicle.

Crews made the vehicle and the area safe.