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Woman arrested for 'drug driving' as man left fighting for life after Paignton crash

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after being struck by a car in Paignton on Sunday night.

Police and ambulance crews were called to Brixham Road at 10.45pm and a 23-year-old local man was taken to Torbay Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A 26-year-old woman from Totnes was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drugs and remains in custody.

The road was closed while specialist officers began a forensic examination.

Police are asking any witnesses with any information or dash camera footage to contact them by calling 101 quoting log 861 of Sunday October 13th.