PROVISIONAL police figures show that 49 people were killed in 42 separate collisions on Devon s roads in 2007. The figures are the highest total in Devon since 2000, and an increase on the 2006 total of 36 deaths. Devon County Council road safety experts

PROVISIONAL police figures show that 49 people were killed in 42 separate collisions on Devon's roads in 2007.The figures are the highest total in Devon since 2000, and an increase on the 2006 total of 36 deaths. Devon County Council road safety experts are set to meet with members of the Devon Road Casualty Reduction Partnership to discuss the toll to see what issues need to be addressed in the programme of road safety for 2008.