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Man in intensive care after A30 crash

Man in intensive care after A30 crash

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 12:42pm 25th September 2017. (Updated at 1:35pm 25th September 2017)

Police put out an appeal after a crash on the A30 in Cornwall that left a man with life-threatening injuries.

Two cars collided between the Boxheater junction and Carland Cross on Friday night.

A 28-year old driver from St Columb Major is currently in intensive care at Derriford.

The other driver, from Penzance, suffered minor injuries and his passenger suffered a suspected broken arm. They were both taken to Treliske.

Anyone who saw what happened is being urged to contact officers.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Emergency services were called at approximately 9.50pm after reports that a silver Honda travelling Eastbound was involved in a collision with a dark coloured Seat.

"The driver of the Honda, A 28-year-old man from St Columb Major, received life-threatening injuries and currently in intensive care at Derriford Hospital.

"The driver of the Seat, a 42-year-old man from Penzance, received minor injuries. His front-seat passenger, a 36-year-old woman also from Penzance, received a suspected broken arm. Both occupants were taken to Treliske Hospital.

"Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit would like to identify any witnesses who may be able to assist with their enquiries."

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police on 101@dc.police.uk quoting the log number 877 for the 22/09/17.

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