Man dies after ‘suffering medical episode at wheel’ in Barnstaple
11:39 20 January 2014
Police were called to the Barnhenge roundabout in Barnstaple after reports of a minor collision.
A MAN has died after a collision between two cars at the ‘Barnhenge’ roundabout yesterday (Sunday).
Police were called to scene at around 11am after a black Vauxhall Corsa and a Renault Scenic both suffered minor damage in the collision.
A police spokesman said it is thought the driver of the Corsa, a man in his 60s, had suffered a medical episode at the wheel.
He was taken to North Devon District Hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly after. His family have been informed.