A man has died after a collision with a lorry on the outskirts of Exeter.
Emergency crews were called to Exhibition Way, Pinhoe at 2.30pm today, 27 January, after reports that a pedestrian was seriously injured. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 53-year-old male lorry driver, from Street in Somerset, has been arrested on suspicion of death by careless driving and failing to stop at the scene of a collision.
The victim's family are currently being traced.
17-year-old Ryan Ranson from Ivybridge in Devon has now been missing for a week. His father, Paul, says no matter what he may think, Ryan has done nothing wrong and he and his mother just want him home.
A lorry driver has been arrested after a woman driver was killed in a crash on the M5 in Devon.
Police would like to hear from anyone who saw the collision between a car and a lorry on the M5 northbound near Cullompton in which a woman died. It happened just after noon, today, Tuesday 27 January.
The crash, involving a heavy goods vehicle and a silver Vauxhall Omega, happened about one mile before junction 28 for Cullompton.
The car driver, a 57-year-old woman from Tiverton, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her family have been informed.
The male car passenger was not injured.
The lorry driver, a 64-year-old man from Cardiff, has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving. He was uninjured.
A holocaust remembrance service was held for people from different faiths this morning at Mount Edgcumbe near Plymouth.This was one of the biggest events in the south-west.
Local schools are also taking part by putting on seminars and recitals.
Later the Lord Mayor will light a candle in honour of those who survived the holocaust and other genocides.
Refresco Garber have issued a statement saying they are disappointed the strike is going ahead.
20% of the factory employees voted for industrial action and those taking part will hold a series of 11 walkouts over the next 10 weeks.
A serious collision involving a car and a lorry has closed the M5 Northbound between Exeter and Cullompton.
It's expected to remain closed for several hours causing major delays. The driver of the car has been seriously injured. The extent of the injuries of others involved is not yet known.
The northbound carriageway is closed between junction 30 and junction 28.
Around 430 members of staff at a soft drinks company in Bridgwater are on strike.
The union members at Refresco Gerber are beginning the first in a series of 36 hour walk-outs in protest to changes to pay and conditions.
Patrick Curran will serve a minimum of 18 years for the murder of 74-year-old Joan Roddam.
The pensioner was murdered at her home in Delabole in North Cornwall in 2003.
Police have released CCTV footage of missing teenager Ryan Ranson from last week.
The teenager can be seen in Paddington Station where he was last spotted withdrawing cash just before 10.15am on Friday 23rd January.
The 17-year-old from Ivybridge was last seen by his family on Tuesday after he was dropped off for work at Devonport Dockyard in Plymouth.