A motorcyclist killed after an accident near Camborne yesterday (28th June) has been named as 53-year-old Stephen Fitch.
Mr Fitch, from Connor Downs, was riding on the A3047 at around 7.40am when it collided with a tractor pulling a trailer. Mr Fitch was airlifted to the Royal Cornwall Hospital where he later died.
Police are still appealing for witnesses and are asking people to call the non-emergency 101 number or email email@example.com quoting log number 0135 of 28 June 2016.
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The police watchdog, the IPCC, has begun an investigation into a road traffic accident where a police car hit a 12 year-old girl in Camborne.
The incident occurred just before 8am on Wednesday 6th January, when the girl was believed to be walking to school.
She suffered serious head injuries and was air lifted to the Bristol Children’s Hospital, where she is still being treated.
“My thoughts go out to those involved for whom this has been a very traumatic event. We are carrying out an independent investigation into the circumstances that led to this girl’s serious injuries. We have met the girl’s family to explain our role and how the investigation will progress. We would ask that anyone who witnessed the events that morning in Camborne come forward to speak to us.”
A 12-year-old who suffered severe head injuries after she was hit by a police car remains in a serious condition in hospital today.
The girl was hit by the vehicle responding to an emergency call on Treveson Street in Camborne yesterday morning (6 January).
She was taken to Bristol Children’s Hospital by air ambulance.
She remains in a serious condition but stable."
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Camborne MP and Fisheries Minister George Eustice will be unveiling plans today to help fishermen prepare for the discard ban.
In January, it will be against the law for them to throw back species like haddock, sole and plaice. The plans include access to funding for new equipment, increased catches and more flexibility over quotas.