Police were called to the road outside Timepiece nightclub in Exeter last night after strong wind knocked down scaffolding in the area.
Emergency services were called to Little Castle Street, Exeter at 21:38.
The road remained shut past midnight.
Police closed the road and cordoned off the area.
Police were also called to a dangerous structure due to the weather in Exmouth at 22:29 to remove the canopy from the front of a building on Morton Crescent.