Five people escaped without serious injury after a car flipped onto its roof on the A30 on Sunday.

Firefighters were called to the westbound lane of the road at, Pennygillam, Launceston, just before 9pm.

One appliance from Launceston and the rescue tender from Bodmin were mobilised after a report of people trapped in the wrecjage.

However the five people in the car managed to get out of the vehicle before crews arrived.

Firefighters make the scene safe. Police and ambulance personel also attended.