Police identify marine killed in Braunton collision

A ROYAL Marine killed in a motorbike crash in Braunton has been named by police.

Daniel Bird, 33, died in the early hours of June 26 in a collision near the Tesco roundabout on Exeter Road at 2.20am.

His close family and friends have been informed.

Police are still looking to hear from or identify the driver of a light blue VW transporter type van, seen in the vicinity at around the time of the incident.

Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 and quote log number DCP-20120626-0057.