Update: Police name Lynton man killed in motorbike crash

South Molton collision claimed the lives of two motorcyclists

POLICE have named the second man killed in a motorcycle crash near South Molton.

Peter Owers, 71 from Lynton, and Graham Davey, 68 from Newton Abbot, both died from injuries sustained during the collision at Rose Ash on Wednesday afternoon.

Emergency services attended the scene just after 1pm and the country lane was closed for several hours. Two air ambulances were also called.

The next of kin have been informed and police are investigating the cause of the incident.


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