UPDATE: Parracombe motorcyle collision victims named

TWO motorcyclists killed in a collision on Sunday near Parracombe have been named by police. Edwin Brandon, aged 74 from Loddiswell, Kingsbridge and Nigel Martin, aged 58 from Ogwell, Newton Abbot lost their lives when their machines collided on the A39.

TWO motorcyclists killed in a collision on Sunday near Parracombe have been named by police.

Edwin Brandon, aged 74 from Loddiswell, Kingsbridge and Nigel Martin, aged 58 from Ogwell, Newton Abbot lost their lives when their machines collided on the A39. Both died at the scene.

Police said a red and white Yamaha YZF 998cc machine and a blue Suzuki GSXR 999cc were involved in the accident, which took place at around noon.

The road was closed for several hours while police conducted a thorough investigation of the scene.


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They have appealed for any witnesses to contact them on 08452 777444, quoting incident log 500 of May 23.

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