Emergency services rush after vehicle hits Palace Hotel wall

Earlier today a huge emergency response was seen in Paignton after reports a vehicle had crashed into a wall at the Palace Hotel.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service confirmed they were called to the two-vehicle collision on Esplanade Road at around 11.59am today.

Two firefighters from Torquay and Paignton attended the scene, along with officers from Devon and Cornwall Police and paramedics from the South Western Ambulance Service Trust.

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A fire brigade spokesman said: β€œOn arrival none of the occupants of the vehicle required extraction so crews left after ensuring the scene was safe and in the hands of police and ambulance crews.”

It is not known whether anyone was injured in the incident. Devon and Cornwall Police have been contacted for further information.

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