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A Police officer involved in a collision with a pedestrian has been suspended from driving while an investigation is carried out.
Last night a 28 year old woman was hit by a police van in Bideford leaving her seriously injured. She was later airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.
Avon and Somerset Police have been asked to oversee the investigation.
A woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a police van in Bideford last night.
The 28 year old was initially taken to North Devon District Hospital but later airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.
Police say they were on a routine patrol when the woman crossed in front of the van.