Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision

(Last Updated On: October 5, 2020)

A motorcyclist sustained life-threatening injuries in a collision in Newton Abbot this morning, Monday 5 October.

Emergency services were called to reports of a collision between a motorcyclist and a barrier at the end of Aller Brake Road at around 4.10am.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said “The male rider was taken to Derriford Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

“It appears the motorcycle collided with the barrier after failing to negotiate a sharp left hand bend.”

The road was closed for almost eight hours whilst the scene was investigated.

Any witnesses, or anyone with dashcam footage, who haven’t already spoken with police, are asked to contact police on 101 or via email at quoting log number 67, 5/10/20.

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