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Witness appeal - fatal collision, Shaldon


Police issue appeal for witnesses – including man in silver-coloured sports car

Police have issued an appeal for witnesses and dascham footage after a motorcyclist died in a collision in Shaldon, Devon, on Tuesday 7 April. 

Emergency services were called to Teignmouth Road, near to the Labrador Bay car park, at around 1.10pm.

The collision involved a motorcycle and a refuse truck. Sadly, the motorcyclist, a man aged in his 30s, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police are appealing for witnesses and in particular would like to speak with the male driver of a silver-coloured convertible sports car which was said to have its roof down.

The driver could be able to help officers with their enquiries and may have witnessed events leading up to the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via, or call 101, quoting long number 325 of 07/04/20.

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quoting the crime reference number or pass on information to Crimestoppers anonymously via their Anonymous Online Form or call them on 0800 555 111

To report crime / incidents please use the Crime reporting form


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