Winkleigh death crash: mini bus driver released on bail

Death by dangerous driving suspect bailed until July 28

THE driver of a mini bus involved in a death crash near Winkleigh has been released on police bail.

A woman driver of a Peugeot 206 was pronounced dead at the scene after the collision with the eight-seater minibus at Dolton Beacon on Saturday afternoon.

A male passenger in the Peugeot was taken to North Devon District Hospital by air ambulance and several other people suffered minor injuries and were treated by ambulance personnel.

The male minibus driver was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and must answer bail on July 28.

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Police have yet to name the deceased.

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