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Man dies following A38 collision


Took place near Plymouth

Police were informed just before 9am on Tuesday 27 February of a small lorry having collided with the central reservation on the A38, Plymouth on the Marsh Mills flyover.

Both carriageways were closed as Police, Highways and both air and land ambulance attended the scene.

A 62-year-old man Kingsteignton was taken to Derriford Hospital by land ambulance, but was later declared deceased.

His next of kin have been informed.

The road remained closed as Highways made the necessary repairs to the damaged central reservation barrier. The road was reopened at around 2:45pm.

Anyone with any information or who may have dashcam footage that could help with the investigation is asked to contact quoting log number 116 for 27 February.

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