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Driver critical after being hit by lorry

A driver is in critical condition in hospital after being hit by a lorry while he was trying to fix his car in Cornwall.

The accident happened just after one o'clock on Sunday afternoon on the east bound carriageway of the A30 at Launceston.

The collision involved a White Renault HGV. The road was closed to allow collision investigators to examine the scene and recover the vehicles. Police would like to hear from any witnesses or anyone who saw either of these vehicles immediately before the incident.