Officers say a 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries and was declared dead at the scene. The A417 is still closed in both directions.Read the full story ›
Neighbouring houses were evacuated because of fears that a gas pipe was damaged.Read the full story ›
According to the Road Safety Foundation, the number of fatal and serious crashes in the South West has increased by 10% in five years.Read the full story ›
A man has been seriously injured after being involved in a road traffic collision in Bishopsteignton.
Police and ambulance were called to the incident on Newton Road at 9.30am following the collision between a motorcycle and a van.
The motorcyclist was treated at the scene by paramedics and has been airlifted to hospital.
The road is closed in both directions and is expected to remain closed for some time.
Police are asking drivers to find an alternative route.
The toll lodge on Cleveland Bridge in Bath is significantly damaged after an accident early this morning.
The A36 Bathwick Street is closed in both directions.
Authorities say a single vehicle was involved and it collided with several bollards and a nearby building.
Bath & North East Somerset Council say highways engineers hope to reopen one lane over the bridge with temporary traffic signals at lunchtime.
These are expected to remain in place throughout this evenings rush hour.
Traffic is very heavy and drivers are advised to the avoid this route.
The council say that despite the incident the bridge is still structurally sound.
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The teenage driver and child who died in a head on crash on the A36 in Wiltshire have been named.Read the full story ›
A man is in hospital with life threatening injuries after crashing into road works on his motorbike.
The man collided with the works on Bridge Road in Exeter at around 11pm on Friday.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
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