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Woman dies after eight vehicle crash

The crash happened on the A38 towards Liskeard. Credit: Google Maps

A woman has died and a man is in a critical condition after an eight vehicle collision on the A38 at quarter to six on Sunday evening.

It happened on the eastbound approach to Trago Mills, Glynn Valley. The other drivers and passengers suffered minor injuries. A 19 year old woman has been interviewed by police.

A 62 year old male rider of a Honda Motorcycle and a 64 year old female pillion passenger suffered life threatening injuries. Both were taken to Derriford Hospital but the woman died shortly after arriving.

If anyone has any information please call 101.

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Two people rescued from possible arson attack in Cornwall

The fire happened at a property on Dean street in Liskeard. Credit: Google maps

Two people were rescued from a burning building in Liskeard, Cornwall this morning.

Fire crews from Liskeard, Callington, Bodmin, Lostwithiel and Looe are still attending to the incident, after initally responding to the call at 6.20am.

No fatalities have been recorded, but crews battled to protect salvageable property from the fire.

Special breathing equipment had to be used,, with support from St Austell, St Just and crews from Crownhill.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson and will be questioned by police.

Emergency Services attended the scene to tackle the blaze. Credit: ITV West Country

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