Man dies after car goes over cliff in Torquay

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(Last Updated On: August 21, 2016)

A man has died after a car went over the edge at Corbyn Head in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at around 1.30am.

Police, ambulance and RNLI and Coastguard crews attended the incident.

Both the RNLI Inshore lifeboat and All Weather lifeboat were launched to the incident.

The mans body was recovered from the vehicle by coastguards.

The road was closed after power cables were brought down in the incident. It is now open.

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