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Fatal collision, Callington

Road traffic incident

One man has died

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a serious road traffic collision involving two silver-coloured cars on the A388 near Callington at around 4.30pm on Sunday 6 October.

Officers attended the scene along with the ambulance and fire services.

A 73-year-old man from the Bodmin area suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital. Police have been informed that he later died as a result of his injuries. His next of kin have been informed.

A 58-year-old man from the Swansea area suffered serious injuries which could be life-changing. 

Officers, including specialists from the Roads Policing Team attended the scene, closed the road and launched a full forensic examination.

Police are urging any witnesses, or anyone with dashcam footage, to come forward.

Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101, or emailing, quoting log number 601 of 06/10/19.

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