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Driver dies after serious crash near Redruth

Driver dies after serious crash near Redruth

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 2:03pm 1st October 2018. (Updated at 5:56pm 1st October 2018)

A man has died after a fatal crash near Redruth.

car and lorry collided on the A393 at Lanner last Friday afternoon.

The driver of the car was rushed to Treliske hospital with life-threatening injuries.

He was later transferred to Derriford but doctors could not save the 32-year-old.

He passed away on Sunday.

The man's family has been told and is being supported by specialist officers.

"A 32-year-old man has died following a collision on Friday 28 September.

"Police were notified at 2.40pm of a two vehicle collision involving a Mazda Car and a Heavy Goods Vehicle on the A393 near Comford at Lanner.

"The driver of the Mazda was airlifted to Treliske Hospital and with life-threatening injuries, he was later moved to Derriford hospital.

"Police have since been notified that he passed away in hospital on Sunday 30 September. His next of kin are aware and are being supported by family liaison officers.

"The driver of the heavy goods vehicle involved was unharmed."

Devon and Cornwall Police

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police on 101 quoting the log number 510 of 28th September 2018.

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