Appeal for dash cam footage following fatal collision

(Last Updated On: June 29, 2020)

Police have appealed to the public for dash cam footage following a fatal collision in Newton Abbot at the weekend.

Emergency services were called to reports of a single vehicle collision at Drumbridges Roundabout, Newton Abbot at 7.30am on Saturday morning.

A police investigation confirmed that the lorry had left the road at 4.35am and was discovered later by a passing motorist.

The driver of the lorry, a man in his 50s and from the Newton Abbot area, was confirmed deceased at the scene and his next of kin have been informed.

Road closures were put in place whilst police investigated the scene.

Anyone with information or relevant dash cam footage is asked to contact police via quoting log number 139 27/06/20.

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