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Cornwall man killed in Penzance crash

By WMNBillMartin  |  Posted: February 17, 2013

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A motorcyclist has been killed in a crash with a car in the centre of Penzance. 

 The local man died of injuries sustained from  the accident involving a Suzuki motorcycle and an Audi saloon in Penzance.  He was pronounced dead at the  scene on Lannoweth Road outside the Cliff Hotel on Saturday.

The Devon Air Ambulance, police and road ambulance services were called to attend the incident at around 3.40pm.

It is understood the family of the man have been told, but his identity has not yet been released to the public.

Many people were believed to be in the area and may have witnessed the crash.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said: "We were called to attend the incident on Saturday afternoon near the railway station in Penzance. A local man received fatal injuries in the accident. We are continuing to investigate the incident. Many witnesses have already come forward and we would ask anyone else who saw something to come forward."

 Anyone who witnessed the crash should contact police on 101 quoting crime reference 555 of 16/02/13.

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