Police called to A361 incident in the early hours of Saturday

A man has died after falling from a bridge on the North Devon Link Road near South Molton.

Police were called just after midnight yesterday (Saturday) and said a 25-year-old local man had fallen from a viaduct bridge and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident is not thought to be suspicious and inquiries are ongoing.

The man’s next of kin have been informed.

Anyone who may have witnessed anything is asked to call police on 101.