POLICE closed the road after a 24-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured in a collision with a car at just before 3pm on Tuesday.
It was thought the Totnes scooter rider might have suffered serious leg injuries in the crash. His Peugeot Speedfight scooter collided with a Nissan Qashqai car outside Beechdown Garage on the Totnes Road.
The road was closed from Tweenaway Cross to True Street, near Berry Pomeroy for more than an hour after the crash.
An ambulance and rapid response vehicle attended and the scooter rider was taken to Torbay Hospital for treatment.
The driver of the car, registered to Bridge North in Shropshire, was not injured.
Paignton fire crews attended to clear the road after the crash.