A38 closed due to police incident


The A38 is currently closed westbound due to a police incident this morning,

Emergency services were called to the A38 between Marsh Mills and Leigham following reports of a potential collision involving a person.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said “A person has been confirmed deceased at the scene.

“Police enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of the incident.

“Emergency services remain at the scene and the road is expected to remain closed at least throughout the morning.

“Officers are keen to hear from anyone who was travelling in the area around that time and may have relevant dash cam footage.”

Anyone with any information which may assist the investigation is asked to contact police on 101 quoting log 153 of 8 October.

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