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UPDATE: Callington Crash

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 2:49pm 28th November 2014. (Updated at 5:29am 1st December 2014)

A man, seriously hurt after a crash near Callington has died.

It happened after two cars and a lorry hit at Kelly Bray.

Police, fire crews and paramedics were scrambled to Launceston Road just after lunchtime on Friday.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Police remain in attendance at  a fatal road traffic collision at Kelly Bray near Callington.

"Police, fire and ambulance all attended following a collision which took place on Launceston Road around 12.30pm.

"The collision involved three vehicles, namely a Landrover Discovery, a Mitsuibishi saloon car and a Volvo tipper lorry.

"The driver of the Landrover vehicle, a local man unfortunately sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

"Next of kin have been informed.

"The driver of the lorry received minor injuries and the occupants of the Mitsuibishi were uninjured.

"The road is likely to remain closed for several hours whilst Serious Collision Investigators examine the scene.

"Diversions have been put into place and Motorists are advised to avoid the area."

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