Update - motorcycle passenger dead after collision

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
9:19 AM

A man from the Exmouth area has died in a road traffic collision in Topsham, police have confirmed.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

The incident happened on Tuesday afternoon at approximately 3.40pm, at the junction between Exeter Road and Retreat Drive, between a Jeep car and a Suzuki motorcycle.

Police say the dead man, aged 23, was a pillion passenger on the motorcycle.

The rider of the motorcycle also received serious injuries.

Police say the incident happened as both vehicles were travelling in the same direction, heading out of Exeter towards Topsham.

A lengthy road closure was enforced while emergency services attended.

Investigating officers are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to contact them by calling 101, quoting log number 453 of 15/04/14.

0 comments

Comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Exmouth Journal visitors.


We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Exmouth Journal staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Forgotten your password?


Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Exmouth Journal account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Photo Orders
Letters
Competitions
Subscriptions
Follow us on Facebook
View or book a notice

Join our newsletter

Local Search 24 – East Devon
Looking for a:

Location:

Search radius:

Exmouth's trusted business directory