Police have arrested a second man following the hit and run on Torquay Road on Sunday morning.
A 58-year-old from Newton Abbot, on suspicion of causing death by careless driving and he awaits questioning at Torquay custody centre.
A 51 year old man was also arrested and released on bail. [More here: http://wearesouthdevon.com/man-arrested-following-fatal-collision-on-torquay-road/http:// http://wearesouthdevon.com/man-arrested-following-fatal-collision-on-torquay-road/]
The male pedestrian involved in the collision sustained fatal injuries. His next of kin have been informed.
Police are appealing for witnesses; if anyone has any information regarding this incident please call police on 101 firstname.lastname@example.org quoting police log 103 for the 26th July.