Police appeal for witnesses after car drives off cliff

corbyn head incident
(Last Updated On: August 22, 2016)

Police have appealed for witnesses following an incident at Corbyn Head in Torquay on Sunday (21st August)

Emergency services were called to the area with a report that a car, blue BMW X5 had driven through a barrier and then went over the cliff.

RNLI, Coastguard, police, ambulance and other emergency services attended the scene.

The sole occupant of the vehicle, a 41 year old male, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The car was recovered later that evening.

Floatation devices were used to recover the vehicle

Floatation devices were used to recover the vehicle

A witness to the incident left the scene without leaving his details and police are appealing for him, and any other witnesses to the incident, to come forward to assist the enquiry.

Please contact the Police at 101@dc.police.uk or call 101 quoting log 78 of 21st August 2016


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