Pensioner dies after major crash near Seaton

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A 77 year old man has died following an accident near Seaton.

At around 6.15pm on Friday, the man's blue Honda Jazz hit a red Renault Clio driven by a man in his 50s from Devon.

The crash occurred on a main road between Seaton and Sidmouth, close to the Three Horseshoes junction.

The driver of the Clio was airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth after sustaining serious chest and leg injuries.

The road was closed for approximately three and a half hours.

Police are appealing for witnesses.