Devon

Beer motorhome crash injures seven

Motorhome crashes in Beer
Image caption Seven people were taken to hospital following the crash
Police cordon surrounds crumpled front of motorhome
Image caption Police say the vehicle was "foreign-plated"
Front of damaged motorhome
Image caption The driver of the motorhome was also injured
Damaged motorhome and police cordon
Image caption Six of the casualties are thought to be pedestrians

Seven people were injured when a motorhome hit a group of people in a Devon village.

Six of the casualties are understood to be pedestrians, including four teenagers, while the driver was also injured.

Police were called to the crash in Beer shortly after 11:00 BST.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said one of the pedestrians was taken to Plymouth's Derriford Hospital by air ambulance with serious injuries.

The other six casualties have been taken to Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.

The crash happened in Fore Street, which has been closed while the incident is dealt with.

A police spokesman said it was a "foreign-plated vehicle".

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