A man has died following a crash in a car park.

Emergency services were called to reports of a collision in South Street car park, in Torrington, on June 29 at 1.30pm in involving a silver Mazda.

The Mazda was driven by a 78-year-old male.

A Devon and Cornwall police spokesman said: “As a result of the collision the driver and only occupant of the Mazda sustained injuries and was conveyed by land ambulance to North Devon District Hospital.

“It is believed no other persons were involved.

“Officers attended the scene at the time of the collision, sadly the male driver of the Mazda died on Thursday.

“The matter is now being dealt with by the roads policing team at Barnstaple police station.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police on 101, quoting the incident number 494 29/06/18.