Policeman suspended from driving after ‘Barnhenge’ collision

The crash at 'Barnhenge' Pic: James Hayes

The crash at 'Barnhenge' Pic: James Hayes - Credit: Archant

A six-year-old girl suffered minor injuries in the two-vehicle collision on Sunday.

A POLICEMAN has been suspended from driving following a collision at ‘Barnhenge’ roundabout yesterday (Sun).

The collision on the A361 at Barnstaple occurred around 12.50pm between a marked police car and a red Peugeot 106.

A six-year-old girl in the Peugeot suffered minor injuries and was complaining of back pain.

The driver of the police car, who is from Ilfracombe, has been suspended from driving while police investigations are ongoing.


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The driver of the Peugeot, a woman from Barnstaple, was believed to be unhurt in the collision.

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