At 01:42 hours on Sunday 15th April 2018, Police were notified by Ambulance of a single vehicle collision on the minor road outside South Reed Farm, Bratton Clovelly (just above the A30, west of Okehampton), involving a Ford Ranger. As a result of this collision, the driver of the vehicle suffered injuries which proved fatal at the scene.
Weather at the time of this incident was good with clear visibility and it occurred during the hours of darkness.
A full investigation of the scene was completed and enquiries are continuing to determine the cause of this collision.
Officers from the Roads Policing Team are appealing for witnesses to contact them on 101, quoting log number 95 of 15/04/2018.