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Fatal collision, Paignton


Motorcyclist has died

Police are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle collision in Paignton on Saturday [4 May] after a motorcyclist died.

Emergency services were called just after 5pm after the blue Honda CBR 1000 motorcycle was involved in a collision on Totnes Road at the junction with Borough Road.

The rider, a 48-year-old man from Plymouth, sustained serious injuries and was taken to Torbay Hospital. He was pronounced deceased later the same evening.

The road was closed for six-and-a-half hours while specialist officers carried out an examination of the scene.

Officers from the Alliance Roads Policing Team are investigating the collision and are requesting any witnesses to contact them via or by phone on 101, quoting log number 654 of 04/05/19.

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