Man dies after Newton Tracey road accident

Police-accident

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The B3232 remains closed while investigations are carried out.

A man has died after an accident near Newton Tracey this morning (Sunday).

Police were called at around 11.30am after reports a single vehicle had collided with a hedge rolled on the B3232 between St Johns Chapel and Newton Tracey.

On arrival, the 58-year-old man from Barnstaple was found dead inside the blue and red DRK - a two-seated, three-wheeler open top vehicle.

His next of kin has been informed but formal identification has not yet taken place.


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The road remains closed while investigations are carried out.

Anyone who saw anything is asked to call 101, quoting log 293 of 24/01/16.

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