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Collision in Launceston


Rider injured

Police are currently investigating a serious collision involving a motor bike which occurred on Tuesday 17September.

The incident happened on the B3417 at Lee Moor at around 7.10pm.

The rider, a 49-year-old man from Launceston, had been travelling in the Plympton direction when the bike lost control on the right hand bend. He was taken to Derriford Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The weather was warm, dry and sunny.

The road was closed for a total of six hours whilst officers from the serious collision unit carried out an investigation of the scene.

Enquiries are currently ongoing. If anyone witnessed the collision please contact or call 101 and quoting log number 803 of 17th September 2019.

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