Sadly, last night’s collision on the A39 led to a fatality.
The crash occurred at 5.55pm on Wednesday 24th February 2021. It was a two vehicle road traffic collision on the A39 between Bude and Kilkhampton between a black Mini Cooper and a grey VW Passatt.
One driver sustained minor injuries and attended North Devon District Hospital. A 60 year old male driver was conveyed to Derriford Hospital but was sadly pronounced deceased on arrival.
Local neighbourhood officers and officers from the Alliance Roads Policing Team attended along with a Forensic Collision Investigator and Scenes of Crime Officer.
A full investigation of the scene took place and officers are working to establish the cause of this collision.
Police would like to thank the public for their patience while they investigated the scene and are appealing for any witnesses of this collision or may have dash cam footage to telephone 101 quoting Log 714 24/02/2021.