An elderly gentleman was taken to hospital following a one vehicle road traffic collision on the A38 near Bodmin this afternoon.
A representative from Devon and Cornwall Police said a grey Mazda landed on its roof after colliding with a lamppost and rolling over twice, according to witnesses at the scene.
The driver was taken to Treliske hospital suffering from minor injuries.
Police were called to the scene, a quarter of a mile from the Halfway House, at 2pm this afternoon.
The road was closed for a brief period of time before traffic was directed around the car.
The police spokesman said the road was cleared by 4.30pm this afternoon.