Sudden hail storms cause chaos on A38 at Ashburton and South Brent
Freak hail storms could be to blame for two crashes on the A38 this morning.
The first collision occurred at 9:28am another collision took place at Ashburton.
An ambulance was called to the Plymouth-bound carriageway.
Four or five vehicles were said to be involved but no injuries were reported.
A woman had to be cut free after her vehicle spun into the central reservation.
The second crash happened at 9:34am at South Brent following a sudden downpour of hail.
A fireman reported the crash to police between Rattery and South Brent.
He reported a black car had skidded off the road and come back on and collided with another car.
One female was said to be in shock.
Police warn of traffic disruption in the area.