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Fatal collision, Falmouth


Pedestrian in collision with car

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision in Falmouth on Friday night [30 November] where an elderly male pedestrian died.

Emergency services were called at 8.45pm following the collision between a silver Seat Leon and a 76-year-old man in Killigrew Street.

The Falmouth man sustained serious injuries and, despite the best efforts of paramedics, died shortly after arriving at Treliske Hospital. 

Officers from the Alliance Roads Policing Team along with a forensic collision investigator and a scenes of crime officer attended the scene. 

The road was closed for more than six hours while a full examination was carried out to establish the cause of the collision.

Police are asking for anyone who witnessed the collision or saw a silver Seat Leon driving in the area at the time to contact them via or by phone on 101, quoting log number 863 of 30/11/18.

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