Pedestrian in critical condition

Accident in Ilfracombe High Street

A 43-year-old Ilfracombe man is in a critical but stable condition in hospital after colliding with a motorcycle while walking in the town’s High Street on Saturday.

The accident happened at the junction of Springfield Road at around 3.30pm involving the man and a silver coloured Honda 125cc motorcycle.

The pedestrian received serious head injuries and was airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.

The motorcyclist, a 61-year-old man from the Combe Martin area, received minor bruising.


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Police are keen to hear from anyone to saw this incident. They are asked to contact the police on 08452 777444 quoting police log 638 300411.

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