Two people transported to hospital with minor injuries after crash on West Tamar Highway

CRASH: A two-vehicle crash on the West Tamar Highway about three kilometres from Exeter. Picture: Paul Scambler
CRASH: A two-vehicle crash on the West Tamar Highway about three kilometres from Exeter. Picture: Paul Scambler

Two people were transported to hospital with minor injuries after a two-vehicles crash on Monday.

The crash occurred on the West Tamar Highway, about three kilometers from Exeter.

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Tasmania Police, Ambulance Tasmania and Tasmania Fire Service all attended the scene.

A white Toyota Rav 4 caught fire after the impact with a grey Toyota Yaris. The fire was quickly extinguished by Tasmania Fire Service firefighters.

The Yaris came to rest on the side of the road, near a small embankment after the incident.

The crash was first reported as series about 9.45am with both lanes of the highway blocked as a result.

Impacted traffic was diverted via Rookery Road and Winkleigh Road.

Both lanes of the highway were reopened about 10.30am.