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Man dies in crash on A30 at Five Lanes, near Launceston

By CG_Caroline  |  Posted: December 03, 2013

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Man dies in crash on A30 at Five Lanes, near Launceston

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A man has died in a crash on the A30 at Five Lanes, near Launceston.

The car and a tractor towing a trailer were involved in a collision on the westbound carriageway just past the Altarnun and Five Lanes junction, shortly before 5pm last night.

The tractor and trailer overturned in the crash and the male driver was taken with serious injuries to Derriford Hospital.

There are no further details available at this time regarding the driver of the car who died in the collision, police said.

Diversions were put in place and long queues formed as vehicles were reversed by the police back up the road to the nearest junction.

The road was closed for eight hours while an investigation into the accident was carried out.

Witnesses should call the police on 101 quoting the reference 584 02/12/13.

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