Man airlifted to hospital after Woodbury Common road collision

PUBLISHED: 16:52 13 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:07 14 February 2018

The road is currently closed.

The road is currently closed.


Police say a man has to be airlifted to hopsital after a collision involving a HGV and a motorcycle on the Woodbury Common Road this afternoon (Tuesday, February 13).

A man has to be airlifted to hospital after a collision involving a HGV and a motorcycle on the Woodbury Common Road.

According to police a man sustained a serious leg injury and will be airlifted to Derriford Hospital.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said that at around 3.45pm today (Tuesday, February 13) there was a collision involving a Honda motorcycle and a HGV at the Four Firs junctions between the B3179 and the B3180.

Officers say the road has been closed.

More updates as we have them.

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