A road near Axminster was partially blocked today after a car crashed into a tree.
Police were called to the A35 at Gammons Hill in Kilmington at 6.35am after reports of a crash.
On arrival police discovered a Peugeot 206 had collided with a tree leaving an oil spill in the road.
The driver of the Peugeot was not injured but Highways Agency staff were notified of the crash.
In a separate incident just 20 minutes later a separate collision took place on the same road.
A lorry collided with a stationary car at 6:56am.