Witness appeal after Paignton Seafront collision

(Last Updated On: November 23, 2018)

Police have appealed for witnesses following a serious collision in Paignton yesterday, Thursday 22nd November.

Emergency services were called to the two vehicle collision near Paignton seafront just after 4pm.

Police, ambulance and fire crews attended the incident on Marine Drive.

A 102-year-old man, who was a passanger, was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the fiesta he was in and another passenger aged 70, were taken to Torbay hospital with minor injuries.

The other vehicle, a Toyota Yaris, contained an 83-year-old local man who was taken to Torbay District Hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed whilst police investigated. Police have thanked the public for their patience.

If anyone witnessed the collision or has any dashcam footage please email 101@dc.police.uk or ring 101 and quote log number 543 of the 22 of November.

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