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'Serious crash' on main road to St Austell

'Serious crash' on main road to St Austell

Published by Emma Cartonat 6:52am 23rd June 2019. (Updated at 10:58am 23rd June 2019)

Photo: Sergeant Dave Thubron

Police are describing a crash on one of the main roads to St Austell as serious.

The collision shut a stretch of the A391 at Bugle through the night on Saturday.

There are reports the one vehicle involved had crashed into a nearby garden.

Officers have confirmed a young man suffered potentially life-changing injuries: Read more.

The Alliance Roads Policing Team was urging drivers to avoid the area and find another route.

The road was expected to remain closed until mid-morning on Sunday but has since reopened.

"A391 in both directions re-opened, earlier accident investigation work from Roche Road (Bugle) to A30 (Innis Downs Junction, Lockengate).

"The road was closed around 20:45 (22/06) and has re opened around 08:40 23/06".

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