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Fatal collison, A390 St Mewan

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Enquiries ongoing by police

A 26-year-old man who died in a fatal collision in St Austell on Saturday [16 March] has been named as Ryan Taylor.

Mr Taylor sustained fatal injuries after his silver Jaguar XF was in collision with a green Mazda MX5 on the A390 at St Mewan Dip around 5.30pm.

The St Austell man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the Mazda, a 32-year-old man from Truro, sustained serious injuries and was taken to Treliske Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

Police officers from the Roads Policing Team, including specialist forensic collision investigators closed the road for approximately six hours in order to carry out a thorough scene investigation.

Enquiries are ongoing and police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone with relevant dash cam footage.

Please email or call 101, quoting log 655 of 16 March.

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